It could be a number of factors and maybe they combine them with a few other countries in SE Asia.Have you tried contacting the authorities in charge of passports in South Africa (Department of Home Affairs?)? That is absurd they have not sent any applications since 2019, Covid was not causing any shutdowns in January and February, unless there are simply so few South Africans in Indonesia that they had no requests.
Immigration told me that a new passport is needed to migrate the kitap to. If theres no new passport coming, then i must get out. So theres no new passport coming since home affairs are not processing them.You said you already applied for a new passport. And kitap valid until 2022
Youre not here illegally
So I don't understand why they told you to leave
The flights are not regular flights. Theyre repatriation flights that you can only apply to get on through the embassyNo airline will accept you with an expired passport anyway. So that's bolox. Your embassy here can give you an emergency travel document.
But this whole story doesn't make sense
That is incredible, and terrible. Your country has failed you.
South Africans Abroad Refused Passport Extensions While Home Affairs Extends Visas for Foreigners - SAPeople - Your Worldwide South African CommunityThe Minister of Home Affairs, Aaron Motsoaledi, recently announced a further extension of visas for foreign nationals in South Africa. However, in the words of the Democratic Alliance (DA), he has “bizarrely refused” to make any provision for South Africans abroad whose passports will expire as...www.sapeople.com