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South Africa deports 280 Zimbabweans

South Africa has deported 280 Zimbabwean nationals who were detained at the Lindela Repatriation Centre in Krugersdorp.

The move comes in the wake of an undisclosed number of inmates escaping from the facility, prompting authorities to expedite the deportation process.

An immigration source at the border confirmed the arrival of the undocumented migrants in Zimbabwe to the Herald.

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The individuals deported are believed to have violated immigration laws, including overstaying their permits or entering the country without valid travel documents.

The incident underscores the challenges faced by both South Africa and Zimbabwe in managing migration flows and ensuring border security.

The swift deportation reflects South Africa’s commitment to enforcing immigration regulations and addressing issues related to undocumented migrants within its borders.

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