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Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Illegal foreigners can simply walk into South Africa (Video)


Thousands of foreigners flock daily to South Africa in search of a better life. Many of them soon find out the grass is not necessarily greener on this side of the border, and end up as beggars on the streets. 

The video shows how easy it is for Zimbabweans to enter South Africa illegally, by simply walking across a shallow portion of the Limpopo River.


It is estimated that South Africa harbours at least five million illegal immigrants, although some estimates increase this figure to eight million. It is believed that at least three million of these immigrants are of Zimbabwean origin due to political and economic instability caused by Robert Mugabe's government. [Source]

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