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Undocumented children can access education: Home Affairs

Education advocacy organisation Equal Education has raised concerns over the number of undocumented children in South Africa being denied access to the South African schooling system. Globally, about one fourth of children younger than five have not had their births registered and, in sub-Saharan Africa, only 43% of births are[…]

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Mystery surrounds Zephany Nurse birth certificate

Mystery surrounds who registered the birth of the abducted Zephany Nurse at the Malmesbury home affairs office in 2003, the Western Cape High Court heard on Thursday. According to witness Gerhard Kotze, the current manager of the office, apart from the mother and father, a family member with certified copies[…]

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International airlines brace for new minor’s rule

As the new requirement for unabridged birth certificates for all children travelling in South Africa comes into effect on June 1 2015, major international airlines say they’ve done all they can to inform those affected. However, Board of Airline Representatives of South Africa (Barsa) chairperson Carla da Silva said she[…]

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