2015

Stateless Shona plead for Kenyan citizenship

Published: 15/Oct/2020
Source: The Star (Nairobi)

The community arrived in the country as missionaries in 1960s and is settled at Kinoo In Summary • Governor Nyoro says the Shona should be treated as Kenyans for their contribution to the country’s development since their arrival from Zimbabwe…

Returning Zimbabweans battle with bureaucracy

Published: 14/Jan/2016
Source: groundup.org.za

Zimbabweans who travelled to Zimbabwe before their Special Dispensation Permits were issued have complained of problems on their return to South Africa after the holidays. In November, Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba said Zimbabweans can travel freely during the…

Seychelles: Civil Status Act 4 of 1893, as amended

Published: 31/Dec/2015

Chapter 34 Laws of Seychelles, consolidated to 31 December 2015. Act 4 of 1893, as amended by: Act 16 of 1898, Act 7 of 1904, Act 4 of 1911, Act 14 of 1916, Act  4 of 1917, Act 14 of…

Ex-Al Jazeera journalist wants Egypt citizenship restored

Published: 29/Dec/2015
Source: APA, via Al Jazeera

Mohamed Fahmy, who was recently released from jail in Egypt after his involvement in the Al Jazeera case known as the “Marriott cell,” on Tuesday requested the Foreign ministry to restore his citizenship.Fahmy renounced his Egyptian citizenship in last February…

Citizenship and Liberian politics

Published: 27/Dec/2015
Source: The Perspective

Editorial The recent article published in the Liberian Observer on the citizenship of former Coca Cola executive Alex Cummings and the public reactions brought to the fore an issue that Liberia has been grappling with since its foundation. First, the…

Constitution of Rwanda 2003, revised 2015

Published: 24/Dec/2015

As published in: Official Gazette n° Special of 24/12/2015 This revised Constitution passed by referendum of 18/12/2015 comes into force upon promulgation by the President of the Republic and its publication in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Rwanda.…

Kenya: MP Shehe meets EACC over citizenship

Published: 24/Dec/2015
Source: The Star

Ganze MP Peter Shehe yesterday recorded a statement with the EACC affirming his Kenyan citizenship. The Ethics and Anti- Corruption Commission was acting on anonymous leads that Shehe is not a Kenyan but a Swiss national. The petitioner wants Shehe’s…