Tag:foreign nationals

Kenya imposes restrictions on entry for Work Permit applicants

Kenya imposes restrictions on entry for Work Permit applicants In a further attempt to combat illegal foreigners, in August 2018, Interior CS Fred Matiang’i announced that all foreign nationals who intend to apply for a Work Permit are required to do so whilst outside of Kenya.

October 19th, 2018|Categories: Immigration|Tags: , , , , |

Companies hiring foreign nationals illegally, fined in Mozambique

In the beginning of January this year, several companies operating in Mozambique received a surprise visit from the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security. As a result, 12 illegal foreign workers were suspended and the infringing companies were fined.   The inspection operation happened between 4 and 9 January 2018, the main focus were commercial establishments such as construction sites, warehouses, hotels, restaurants, and others. 390 companies were surveyed, totalling 7.624 workers, where 286 were foreigners. The 12 foreigners working illegally in the country were caught in full exercise of their activities. […]

January 29th, 2018|Categories: Immigration|Tags: , , , |

Tanzania Residence deadline for foreign nationals

Tanzania Residence deadline for foreign nationals Foreign nationals in Tanzania (work permit holders) and their respective employees have until the 4th of November to verify their residence status. This is applicable to all foreign nationals in Tanzania who have obtained a residence permit.

October 27th, 2017|Categories: Immigration|Tags: , , , |

Mozambique tightens laws on non-compliant companies and foreign workers

Mozambique tightens laws on non-compliant companies and foreign workers Mozambique has tightened their reign in terms of work permits and employer obligations. Immigration and Labour officials are now conducting regular audits of employers in certain areas of Mozambique, namely, the Cabo Delgado province.

February 21st, 2017|Categories: Immigration|Tags: , , , , |