I welcome that answer. Why was there such a long delay and why was this man asked to furnish nine different documents, four of which were in this country? Is my right hon. Friend aware that this case inevitably bears comparison with the treatment meted out to Bishop Muzorewa?
I think that the Rev. Lewis thought he could travel only on a Rhodesian passport. It was discovered that he and his family had a right to a United Kingdom passport, so the formalities were due to giving him a better passport than he would otherwise have.