IMMIGRATION NEWS

New US Ambassador Margaret Whitman Pledges to Expedite Visa Application Process for Kenyans
New US Ambassador Margaret Whitman Pledges to Expedite Visa Applicatio…
New United States Ambassador to Kenya Margret Whitman has promised to expedite the visa application… read more...
Why Kenyans Seeking to Visit the US Will Have to Wait Until June, 2024
Why Kenyans Seeking to Visit the US Will Have to Wait Until June, 2024…
Kenyans looking to visit the United States will have to wait for nearly two years to get visa… read more...
US Embassy in Kenya Responds to Visa Delay Complaints
US Embassy in Kenya Responds to Visa Delay Complaints
The United States embassy in Nairobi has responded to complaints by Kenyans about delays in getting… read more...
Kenya’s Passport Ranked Ninth Most Powerful in Africa
Kenya’s Passport Ranked Ninth Most Powerful in Africa
Kenya’s passport is among the 10 most powerful in Africa, according to the latest Henley Passport… read more...
New Kenya-US Deal Makes Diplomats' Families Eligible for Work
New Kenya-US Deal Makes Diplomats' Families Eligible for Work
Kenya and the United States signed an agreement that makes dependents of diplomatic officials… read more...
Kenyan Doctor Writes to Incoming US Ambassador over Visa Frustration
Kenyan Doctor Writes to Incoming US Ambassador over Visa Frustration
A Kenyan medical doctor has expressed her frustration with the United States embassy in Nairobi… read more...
Kenyan Questions Roots Party Presidential Candidate George Wajackoyah's UK Citizenship Status
Kenyan Questions Roots Party Presidential Candidate George Wajackoyah…
Former presidential aspirant Peter Gichira has questioned Roots Party presidential candidate Prof.… read more...
UK Apologizes to Kenyans for Delays in Processing of Visa Applications
UK Apologizes to Kenyans for Delays in Processing of Visa Application…
British High Commissioner to Kenya Jane Marriott has issued an apology for the delay in the… read more...
Nairobi Court Orders Extradition of Suspected Kenyan Pedophile to the UK
Nairobi Court Orders Extradition of Suspected Kenyan Pedophile to the…
A Nairobi court has ordered the extradition of a Kenyan fugitive wanted in the United Kingdom for… read more...
Kenyan Fugitive Wanted for Wildlife and Drug Trafficking Extradited to the US to Face Trial
Kenyan Fugitive Wanted for Wildlife and Drug Trafficking Extradited to…
Kenyan fugitive Badru Abdul Aziz Saleh has been extradited to the United States to face charges of… read more...
US Supreme Court Rules Detained Immigrants are Not Entitled to Bond Hearing
US Supreme Court Rules Detained Immigrants are Not Entitled to Bond He…
The US Supreme Court on Monday ruled that immigrants with removal proceedings have no right to… read more...
Zimbabwe to Deport Six Kenyans Arrested over Illegal Entry
Zimbabwe to Deport Six Kenyans Arrested over Illegal Entry
Zimbabwean authorities are preparing to deport six Kenyan nationals who were arrested last week on… read more...
DPP Appeals Release of a Kenyan Fugitive Wanted in the US for Money Laundering
DPP Appeals Release of a Kenyan Fugitive Wanted in the US for Money La…
The Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Noordin Haji is set to appeal the High Court’s decision to… read more...
Activist Boniface Mwangi Blasts US Embassy for Refusing to Grant Grieving Kenyan Woman Expedited Visa Interview
Activist Boniface Mwangi Blasts US Embassy for Refusing to Grant Griev…
Popular human rights activist Boniface Mwangi has blasted the US Embassy in Nairobi for allegedly… read more...
Kenyan Man Arrested for Conning Foreigners with Fake Permanent Residency Certificates
Kenyan Man Arrested for Conning Foreigners with Fake Permanent Residen…
Police in Nairobi are holding a suspected serial fraudster who has allegedly been targeting foreign… read more...
Report Reveals How ICE Created a Network That Can Spy on Majority of People Living in the US
Report Reveals How ICE Created a Network That Can Spy on Majority of P…
An investigation released by the Georgetown Law Center on Privacy & Technology has revealed how… read more...
Former US National Security Officials Push for Green Card Cap Exemption for Immigrants with Advanced STEM Degrees
Former US National Security Officials Push for Green Card Cap Exemptio…
A group of former US national security officials has written to lawmakers seeking to have… read more...
Green Card Lottery (DV-2023) Results Now Available Online
Green Card Lottery (DV-2023) Results Now Available Online
If you participated in last year’s U.S. green card lottery (DV-2023), you can now check if you are… read more...
55,000 US Green Cards to be Won Tomorrow, May 7th, 2022: How to Check if You Won the DV-2023 Lottery
55,000 US Green Cards to be Won Tomorrow, May 7th, 2022: How to Check…
Individuals who participated in the US Diversity Visa  program for fiscal year 2023 (DV-2023) can… read more...
US to Extend Some Expiring Immigrant Work Permits for 18 Months
US to Extend Some Expiring Immigrant Work Permits for 18 Months
The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on Tuesday announced a new rule that will allow… read more...
USCIS Updates Policy to Waive Interviews for Certain Conditional Green Card Holders
USCIS Updates Policy to Waive Interviews for Certain Conditional Green…
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has updated its policy, allowing… read more...
Results of Green Card Lottery for Fiscal Year 2023 (DV-2023) to be Available Online Starting May 7, 2022
Results of Green Card Lottery for Fiscal Year 2023 (DV-2023) to be Ava…
Individuals who participated in the US Diversity Visa  program for fiscal year 2023 (DV-2023) can… read more...
Fuel Crisis: Kenya Deports Rubis CEO to France over Economic Sabotage
Fuel Crisis: Kenya Deports Rubis CEO to France over Economic Sabotage
Kenyan authorities have reportedly deported Rubis Kenya Managing Director and CEO Jean-Christian… read more...
US Embassy in Nairobi Warns Citizens of Violence Ahead of August Elections
US Embassy in Nairobi Warns Citizens of Violence Ahead of August Elect…
The United States embassy in Nairobi has issued a security alert ahead of the forthcoming elections… read more...
DCI Detectives to Start Wearing Real-Time Body Cameras
DCI Detectives to Start Wearing Real-Time Body Cameras
The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) has announced it has acquired high-tech body… read more...
Kenya Immigration Director Blames Delays in Passport Processing on Printer Maintenance
Kenya Immigration Director Blames Delays in Passport Processing on Pri…
Immigration Director-General Alexander Muteshi has admitted that there have been delays in the… read more...
Russian Gov’t Lifts Ban on Travelers from Kenya
Russian Gov’t Lifts Ban on Travelers from Kenya
Kenyans are now free to travel to Russia following the lifting of a ban imposed on Kenya in the… read more...
Nigerian Nationals Decry Harassment and Extortion by Police at JKIA
Nigerian Nationals Decry Harassment and Extortion by Police at JKIA
Nigerians have taken to social media to decry what they termed as harassment and extortion at the… read more...
Kenya Exports 39,000 Labor Migrants in 2021
Kenya Exports 39,000 Labor Migrants in 2021
Labor and Social Protection Cabinet Secretary Simon Chelugui says Kenya exported at least 39,000… read more...
Senator Says ICE Secretly Collected Data of Money Transfers Sent to and from the US
Senator Says ICE Secretly Collected Data of Money Transfers Sent to an…
US Senator Ron Wyden has called for an investigation after it emerged that Immigration and Customs… read more...