Nomore VISAs as Australia, UK and Canada shut doors to Zim Immigrants.
Zimbabwe Independent reports that the proliferation of the refusal rate has been triggered by the worsening economic conditions as many Zimbabweans are deemed ineligible to sustain themselves in a foreign land.
It never rains but it pours for Zimbabwean citizens, as some western countries have recorded an 80% refusal rate for Zimbabweans seeking green pastures over the past year as embassies continue to tighten their stranglehold on entry requirements.
This comes as Australia, Britain and Canada have stopped processing visas in Harare, with applicants forced to apply at the Pretoria consulate, which has weakened the chances for many Zimbabweans. ” Our Schools might want Zimbabwean students and our institutions might want Zimbabwean workers but, this is economy is not favourable for their applicants.
The currency exchange rate and the restrictions in sending money outside the country have negatively impacted the applicants,” a diplomatic source told the Independent. An effort by the publication to get the refusal rate from The United Kingdom embassy where unfruitful, maintaining that every application was treated individuality.
” All UK visa applications are considered on their individual merits, on the basis of the evidence available and in line with the UK immigration rules,” an embassy spokesperson said. The United States embassy in Harare said most visa refusals are because of lack of proof that the applicant was entitled to non-immigrant status.
”We do no comment on visa refusal rate for applicants. Most applicants are refused under 214b, which is from the Immigration and Nationalisation Act and presumes that all applicants are intending immigrants unless they can demonstrate otherwise to the consular office,” an official from the US Embassy Public Affairs Section said.
5 Things You Probably DIDN’T KNOW About Nyasha Mushekwi’s Ex-Wife
Meet the lady of the hour, Luminitsa Dumbisa Jemwa, ex-wife to Warriors footballer Nyasha Mushekwi.
Luminitsa has not only made waves for her curvaceous body which leaves most men drooling but she has been making waves for her relationship with former first lady Grace Mugabe’s son….more here
If you suspect you have COVID-19 infection or wish to obtain more information on this disease, please call the Ministry of Health and Child Care on toll-free hotline number 2019 for assistance +263714734593 or +263774112531