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The City of Johannesburg’s lawyers have written to newly appointed Home Affairs Minister Ayanda Dlodlo, demanding that her department produce a plan to address illegal immigration by 24 November.
“The minister has until 24 of November to respond. Failing which, the city will have no option but to pursue the matter through our courts,” Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba said.
Mashaba said he had on numerous occasions sought an audience with the Home Affairs Department. He said the attempts had been in vain.
“Many people, out of desperation born out of political, social and economic instability in their countries, seek a better life in South Africa and the city of Johannesburg in particular.”
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