ZA: Investigations underway into stolen UK visa applications

JOHANNESBURG – The British High Commission has released a statement saying it’s doing everything it can to assist people who lost their UK visa applications and supporting documents, following a hijacking in Johannesburg.

Eyewitness News (EWN) has learnt that scores of South Africans applying for visas either for business, pleasure or permanent relocation, lost all their personal documents when a courier vehicle was hijacked on Monday.

It’s unclear why the courier vehicle carrying the sensitive and confidential documents was targeted but a case has been opened at the Bedfordview Police Station and investigations are underway.

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