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Zimbabweans are ready to fight back after South Africa denied them a permit.

Source: https://twitter.com/cheetahplains/status/1464198734728904713?s=21


The special Zimbabwean employment permit has been terminated by the South African cabinet. 



Following the cabinet meeting on November 24, 2021, Mondli Gungubele, the minister in the president, revealed this development. 


Because all employment permits are due to be revoked, Zimbabweans will be forced to return home as a result of the government's declaration. 



The South African government, on the other hand, has allowed Zimbabweans twelve months since their work permits have been completely revoked. Some South Africans have already expressed their dissatisfaction with the twelve-month period. 


"Those who have not been successful in obtaining permits will have to leave SA or be deported at the end of this 12-month period," Gungubele added. 


"What type of person despises their own country and must be compelled to embrace it as their own?" , a Twitter user inquired. 


Zimbabweans, on the other hand, are bringing the issue of work permits to court, claiming that they are entitled to work in South Africa. 


Zimbabweans fled their country in droves under the late president Robert Mugabe's administration; circumstances in Zimbabwe were deteriorating at the time, and human rights were being violated. 


However, things are still poor in Zimbabwe under Mnangagwa, and whenever the government disagrees with the people, the military is unleashed.


Zimbabwe will hold elections in 2023, and opposition groups are pushing Zimbabweans to return home and register to vote in order to depose the corrupt and repressive ZANU-PF government. 


Opposition parties are banding together to ensure that the Zanu-PF does not tamper with the polls, but given Zimbabwe's lack of democracy, elections could be rigged and citizens intimidated with military action. 


Zimbabweans are currently being deported from many nations, the most recent of which is the United Kingdom (UK).

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