South Africa: High court orders Department of Home Affairs to register birth of stateless man after 10-year battle
Source: Daily Maverick (Johannesburg)
By Tamsin Metelerkamp
The Department of Home Affairs has been given 30 days to register the birth of Tebogo Khoza, a stateless man born in South Africa. The Pretoria high court found that since Khoza first attempted to have his birth and status as a South African citizen recognised in 2013, he had been sent from ‘pillar to post’ by the department — a situation that forced him to live in limbo.
Read further: https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2023-03-01-high-court-orders-department-of-home-affairs-to-register-birth-of-stateless-man-after-10-year-battle/