Though they have been closed for years, people still go to the offices unaware that they are not functional.
China, India and African countries make up a substantial portion of the countries whose citizens have been denied visas by Home Affairs.
The court described Home Affairs’s conduct as ‘inexcusable and deserving of censure’.
Department of Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi lambasted SITA for its failure to deliver reliable services to government departments.
The department’s irregular expenditure has ballooned to R161 million, amid allegations of financial fraud and supply chain management misconduct.
Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has explained how homeless South Africans are creating queues on purpose at Home Affairs offices.
Dr Aaron Motsoaledi has confirmed that unabridged birth certificates will no longer be required for foreign children travelling to South Africa.
The Joburg mayor accused the department of slackness in dealing with illegal and undocumented immigrants in the city.
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Meshoe said South Africa’s borders remained porous and some illegal immigrants who become involved in criminal activities remain untraceable.