Stories of Africa

SA signs historic agreement for asylum seekers

Asylum seekers in South Africa have been waiting for years, even decades for a decision on their applications. And now, they’ll have an opportunity to be heard. It follows what’s been described as a historic agreement, signed by the United Nations Refugee Agency and...

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SA should be embracing immigrants, not castigating them

As every scholar knows, the roots of what we know now as civilisation and democracy derive from huge strides in made in the city-state of Athens around 2500 years ago. “Civilisation” is, of course, a loaded term: the amount of uncivil behaviour exercised in the name...

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You are not alone

You are not alone

ADF reaches out to communities Government hands were too short forIn March, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a nationwide lockdown among a raft number of measures meant to contain the spread of the Coronavirus in South Africa. A stringent but necessary move in the...

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280 food parcels donated

280 food parcels donated

On the 20 June 2020, The African Diaspora Forum (ADF) in partnership with Mission of Merci South Africa distributed 280 food parcels in favour of destitute migrant workers who were the first to lose their jobs and are still till now unemployed. On behalf of The...

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Food Parcels distribution for migrants in dire straits

Food Parcels distribution for migrants in dire straits in Mayfair / Fordsburg Johannesburg 18 May 2020 The African Diaspora Forum in partnership with Corruption watch distribute, with assistance of Al Imaad Foundation, 260 food parcels for less privileged members in...

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