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Trump’s Latest Immigration Plan Targets African Immigrants

AFRICANGLOBE - The Trump administration is considering a new immigration measure to impose visa restrictions on countries whose citizens have a track record of overstaying beyond the validity of their short-term US visas. Data shows that while removals of undocumented migrants fell in 2017 under the Trump administration, the removal of people from African countries and Haiti rose. For the top 10 African countries on US Immigration’s list, removals jumped by 140%.

Number Of African Immigrants In The US Growing Steadily

AFRICANGLOBE - African immigrants make up a small share of the nation’s immigrant population, but their overall numbers are growing – roughly doubling every decade since 1970, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. There were 2.1 million African immigrants living in the United States in 2015, up from 881,000 in 2000 and a substantial increase from 1970 when the U.S. was home to only 80,000 foreign-born Africans. They accounted for 4.8% of the U.S. immigrant population in 2015, up from 0.8% in 1970.

New Ad Pits African-Americans Against Immigrants

A self-described "immigration reduction group" group debut a controversial new ad during Wednesday's presidential debate that says politicians who support legal immigration believe "Black...

Uganda Cracking Down on Fake Chinese Investors

The chairman of Uganda Overseas Chinese Association Mr. Yang Zheng Jun has said the strict immigration policies, which Uganda wants to institute on Chinese...

Israel to African Immigrants: ‘You’re Not Welcome Here’

There’s a problem in Israel, and for once it doesn’t have much to do with Palestine. Instead, right-wing Israelis have found a new target:...

African House Firebombed as Israeli Government Stokes Anti-Immigration Fervour

Violence against African immigrants in Israel spiked once more as an apartment housing 10 Eritrean asylum-seekers was firebombed on Monday. At least four residents suffered...

Norway to Deport Hundreds of Ethiopians Along With Their Children

Hundreds of Ethiopian asylum seekers and around 450 children that have been born as well as raised in Norway will have to leave because...