South Africa was the only African country to have an immigration problem when it was white run. Blacks poured into apartheid SA from black African countries in such huge numbers it overwhelmed SA support agencies. Not so much now. Whites are fleeing especially. The reasons cited are: Safety – woman and child safety especially; Lifestyle: climate, pollution, space, nature and scenery; Financial concerns; Schooling and education opportunities for their children; Work and business opportunities; Taxes; Healthcare system; Religious tensions; Standard of living; Oppressive government. 5 scary facts about emigration in South Africa Looks like another leftist liberal success story.