IMMIGRATION NEWS

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...
Sonko Reacts to Ban Barring Him and His Family from Entering the US
Sonko Reacts to Ban Barring Him and His Family from Entering the US
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has released a statement after he was banned from setting foot… read more...
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko and His Family Banned from Traveling to the US
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko and His Family Banned from Travelin…
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko and his immediate family members have been banned from traveling… read more...
Qatar Shuts Down 12 Kenyan Recruitment Agencies
Qatar Shuts Down 12 Kenyan Recruitment Agencies
Qatar has shut down 12 Kenyan employment agencies that were found to have violated the law. The… read more...
Biden Administration Proposes Limiting Consideration of Public Benefits for Green Card Applications
Biden Administration Proposes Limiting Consideration of Public Benefit…
The Biden administration plans to introduce new regulations that would offer relief to immigrants… read more...
108 Ethiopian Nationals Rescued from a One-Room House in Kiambu
108 Ethiopian Nationals Rescued from a One-Room House in Kiambu
Detectives from the Transnational and Organized Crime unit have rescued 108 Ethiopian nationals… read more...
Dubai Woos Highly Skilled Kenyans with 10-Year Residence Visa
Dubai Woos Highly Skilled Kenyans with 10-Year Residence Visa
Kenya could soon experience a migration of highly trained individuals such as doctors and… read more...
Kenya Extends Deadline for Migration to e-Passport
Kenya Extends Deadline for Migration to e-Passport
Kenya has extended the deadline for phasing out the old-generation passport to November 2022.… read more...
44 Juveniles Among 91 Illegal Immigrants Arrested at a House in Kitengela
44 Juveniles Among 91 Illegal Immigrants Arrested at a House in Kiteng…
Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have arrested 91 Ethiopian… read more...
Holders of Kenyan Passports Barred from 40 Countries over Covid-19
Holders of Kenyan Passports Barred from 40 Countries over Covid-19
The number of countries that holders of the Kenyan passport cannot access has dropped to 40 from 43… read more...
Dubai Bans All Passenger Flights Arriving from Kenya
Dubai Bans All Passenger Flights Arriving from Kenya
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has indefinitely suspended all inbound flights from Kenya, Tanzania… read more...
US Issues Holiday Security Warning for Kenya Ahead of Christmas
US Issues Holiday Security Warning for Kenya Ahead of Christmas
The United States has issued a holiday security alert for citizens planning to visit Kenya and… read more...
Kenya Added to the UAE Red List over Omicron Variant
Kenya Added to the UAE Red List over Omicron Variant
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has placed Kenya on its red alert list following the detection of… read more...