"They said I was too overweight"

Jul 29, 2013, 10:36 AM

A South African chef has been told he's too fat to be allowed to live in New Zealand, despite losing more than 30kg since he arrived in the country: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23475583

Albert Buitenhuis and his wife, Marthie, moved to Christchurch six years ago and their annual work visas had always been renewed - until now.

He told BBC World Service's World Update what immigration officials had to say.