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.
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.
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.