Motsoaledi said the fraud was particularly egregious when it came to issuing permanent resident permits (PRPs), which were in many cases awarded without applicants meeting the requirements. This includes the PRPs being awarded before the five years in the country requirement was up, or spousal approval with fake certificates.
“This is because, clearly, there will be a need for criminal prosecution, departmental disciplinary action, removal of certain names from the country’s databases, system improvement, recalling of visas and the tracing of offending foreign nationals for deportation,” he said.
“There were instances in which applicants younger than 25 were approved to retire in South Africa. Retirement visas were then changed to other visa types,” he said.
He said that insiders in the department had aided applicants in gaming the system, and had often directly flouted the country’s laws in issuing student and retirement visas to foreign nationals looking to enter the country.
The minister said that it has been recommended that an independent multidisciplinary task team of specialists and experts be set up to fully investigate all the anomalies, fraudulent applications, corrupt activities, systemic irregularities, and maladministration.
General Data Analyst Interview Questions
Here are a set of common Data Analyst interview questions that are curated for the beginners.
Mention the differences between Data Mining and Data Profiling?
|Data Mining||Data Profiting|
|Data mining is the process of discovering relevant information that has not yet been identified before.||Data profiling is done to evaluate a dataset for its uniqueness, logic, and consistency.|
|In data mining, raw data is converted into valuable information.||It cannot identify inaccurate or incorrect data values.|
What should I expect at a 45 minute interview?
What are the 50 most common interview questions and answers?
- Tell Me About Yourself. …
- Why Are You the Best Person for the Job? …
- Why Do You Want This Job? …
- How Has Your Experience Prepared You for This Role? …
- Why Are You Leaving (or Have Left) Your Job? …
- What Is Your Greatest Strength? …
- What Is Your Greatest Weakness?