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I have dual citizenship//namibian and south african.I travel
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I am a South African. Born, educated and working here. I obtained
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I am trying to apply for a new passport as mine expired years
I am trying to apply for a new passport as mine expired years ago. But before i can do so i have to get my ID book which has come back with my maiden name and therefore now have to have my new passpor… read more
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Dear Sir/Madam, I am a South African citizen. I was married
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My partner has an Indian nationality with an Indian passport.
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An Iranian woman has applied for a job with my company. She
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Hi there Please can you assist with a dual nationality question.
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