The Department of Home Affairs said its
ports of entry and boarder areas are well prepared to receive the influx of
people and goods during this festive season.
The department said it is estimating about
two million people will during these holidays travel through the land boarder
Departmental Director General Mkuseli
Apleni said in anticipation and as part of our overall plan to ensure efficient
and effective delivery of service in all our ports of entry during the festive
season, Minister of Home Affairs Naledi Pandor has announced the extension of
hours and deployment of more immigration officials to a number of ports of
entry across the country.
Apleni added that the extension of hours
will be in Mpumalanga, Limpopo, Eastern Cape, Kwazulu-Natal, Free State and North West.
Labels: Ports of entry ready for influx of people