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Immigration Service grabs over 30 illegal immigrants

The Ghana Immigration Service, in two separate round-ups, has intercepted over 30 illegal immigrants from Niger and Côte d'Ivoire who entered the...

7,000 Ghanaians face deportation as US immigration begins mass raid on illegal immigrants

Some 7,000 Ghanaians marked for deportation are part of people the US immigration authorities will be dealing with as it begins...

Landlords face 2yr jail term for renting property to illegal immigrants

Supt. Michael Amoako- Attah, Public Relations Officer of the GIS ...

You’ll be arrested, detained – Donald Trump to illegal immigrants

United States President Donald Trump has insisted that immigrants entering the country illegally will be arrested and detained. US authorities have, for months, been separating...

16 Nigeriens grabbed for entering Ghana illegally

The Ghana Immigration Service at Berekum has arrested 16 illegal immigrants from Niger. Reports indicate the foreigners sneaked into...
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U.S. judges reject Trump plan to exclude many immigrants from representation

A panel of judges on Thursday declared unlawful a directive from President Donald Trump to exclude people who are in the United...
Deputy Comptroller-General, Ghana Immigration Service, Laud Affrifah

COVID-19: 21 persons arrested for illegally entering Ghana Tuesday morning

Deputy Comptroller-General of the Ghana Immigration Service, Laud Affrifah, has revealed that some 21 people, including five Ghanaians, were arrested early Tuesday...
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US immigration starts raid to deport illegal migrants including 7,000 Ghanaians

Some 7,000 Ghanaians marked for deportation are part of people the US immigration authorities will be dealing with as it begins raiding some cities to...

Trump to end special status for Liberian immigrants in U.S.

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday ordered an end to special legal status for certain immigrants from Liberia, including some who have lived in...

Ghana deports 100 illegal migrants

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) says it has deported 100 illegal African immigrants for engaging in fraudulent activities in the country. This represents a sharp...

Voters’ register: Asiedu Nketia clashes with soldiers [Video]

The General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has clashed with military personnel stationed at Banda in...

Check out progress of Donald Trump’s border wall [Photos]

President Donald Trump has shared progress photos of the “impassable physical barrier” being built along the United States' (US) southern border.

Border Post Bribery Claims: GIS launches investigations

The Bono Regional Command of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has denied allegations coming from Nkrankwanta that its officers stationed in the...
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Covid-19: Bono Region first recorded case is Togolese

The first person to test positive for the novel coronavirus in the Bono Region is a Togolese national who entered the country...
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Covid-19 cases in Volta Region increase to 30

Positive Coronavirus case counts in the Volta Region have increased to 30, as of May 1, 2020, according to a communique signed...

Covid-19: 9 cases in Volta Region imported – Minister reveals

The Volta Regional Minister, Dr Archibald Letsa, has disclosed all its nine confirmed coronavirus cases are imported ones.

Demand legal stay of foreigners before renting out properties – GIS

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has warned that it will prosecute landlords and property owners in the country who rent out their...

Immigration Service borrows weapons to perform mandated duties – Supt Amoako Atta

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has disclosed that it has inadequate weapons and relies on borrowed weapons to perform its constitutionally mandated...

MPs call for inquiry into UK Home Office treatment of foreign students

A group of UK lawmakers are calling for an independent inquiry into the Home Office's treatment of tens of thousands of foreign nationals, mostly...

Man sold all he had to go to Europe; now home and considers robbery...

More than 3,000 Nigerian migrants who failed to reach Europe, have been flown home by the International Organization for Migration. Many sold everything to...

Video: Ghanaian, 30, flees US over rape accusation

An Uber driver charged with raping a passenger earlier this month was able to walk free because officials failed to notify immigration agents about...

Democrats withdraw offer to fund Trump's border wall

Democrats on Tuesday withdrew an offer to fund U.S. President Donald Trump’s border wall, as tough negotiations over the future of young illegal immigrants...

US Senate struggles to end budget deadlock

US senators are struggling to agree on a bill to fund the government, which is in its second day of the shutdown. A Senate session...

'I was sold three times by slave traders'

Harun Ahmed is one of thousands of young Ethiopians who have attempted the journey across the Sahara to Libya - and from there to...

South Africa donkeys used to smuggle cars into Zimbabwe

Police in South Africa have foiled an attempt to smuggle a stolen luxury car into Zimbabwe using donkeys to pull it across the Limpopo...

More Ghanaians to be deported from US

The United States (US) Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is planning to repatriate another batch of Ghanaian nationals from the US to Ghana on...

'US Gov't not deporting 7000 Ghanaians'

The Government of Ghana has dismissed claims by the US Ambassador that over 7,000 Ghanaians are due for deportation by the Donald Trump administration. Ambassador...

Rescue us – Ghanaians cry out in Saudi Arabia

Ghanaian illegal immigrants living in Sakakah, a city in Saudi Arabia have appealed to the government to come to their aid. According to one of...

Treatment of deportees ‘condemnable’ – Ablakwa

The way and manner undocumented Ghanaian migrants who were deported from the United States of America (USA) back to Ghana on Wednesday were treated...
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Official: 125 Ghanaians deported from USA [Audio]

Foreign Affairs Minister, Shirley Ayorkor Botchway, has disclosed that some 125 Ghanaians have been deported from the USA as part of arrangements...

CEPS intercepts 24 Nigerians at Dabala

The Customs Excise and Preventive Service (CEPS), Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority has arrested 24 Nigerians for allegedly entering the country...

US brings in new fast-track deportation rules

The US government is introducing a new fast-track deportation process that will bypass immigration courts. Under the new rules,...

Trump retreats on citizenship question

President Donald Trump will no longer pursue adding a question on citizenship to the 2020 US census questionnaire. Instead,...

Audio: Zoe Pastor threatened not to release our cash if we made noise –...

Some aggrieved customers of EL Real Estates and Tikowre Capital say they were forced to make noise about...
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PDS welcomes 11% increase in electricity tariff

Power Distribution Services (PDS) Ghana Limited has backed the decision by the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) to approve 11.17% tariff increase...

Govt can’t sack CEOs – Supreme Court declares

The removal of heads of public corporations as a result of a change of government has been declared as unconstitutional by the...