No Reason Illegal Eritrean Immigrants Can’t be Sent Back

Former Minster Eli Yishai says that the time has come for Israel to return illegal migrants from Eritrea to their homeland. By Eliran Aharon, Former Minster Eli Yishai, the head of the Yachad political party, said that the time has come for Israel to return illegal migrants from Eritrea to their homeland. Yishai was responding […]

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Malawi Jails 119 Ethiopian Illegal Migrants

By News24, Malawi has come under fire from human rights activists for locking up 119 Ethiopian illegal migrants in its prisons. Human rights activists faulted the southern African nation for its policy of jailing immigrants who were arrested over illegal entry and travelling without documents. A local non-government organisation, Centre for Human Rights Education, Advice […]

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Italy, Germany Capture Fugitive Human-Trafficker from Eritrea

By DPA-Correspondent, Italian and German authorities have arrested a suspected human trafficker from Eritrea who had been on the run for months, police in the Sicilian city of Palermo announced on Saturday. The man, who had been on the run since April under an international arrest warrant, was arrested in Germany and deported to Italy […]

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Saudi-Deported Ethiopians ‘Caught Trying to Return’

Ethiopia’s much touted economic growth is yet to translate into any kind of better life for a majority of its 90 million people. According to Chris Horwood, of the Regional Mixed Migration Secretariat (RMMS), the main drivers of migration from Ethiopia are “endemic poverty caused by economic inequality, poor education and training options.” By World […]

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Nine Migrants Died as Hundreds Found Abandoned in Libya Desert

Joint Sudanese-Libyan forces rescued 319 people that were stranded in the desert after abandoned by human traffickers  By Aljazeera, NINE immigrants have died among around 319 abandoned by smugglers in the scorching Sudanese-Libyan desert, with the others in poor condition, Khartoum’s army says. “They were on their way to Libya as illegal immigrants,” spokesman Sawarmi Khaled […]

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