People find security in a country with a good economy and low crime rate.
Isaiah 8:11-13. This is what the Lord says to me with his strong hand upon me, warning me not to follow the way of this people:
Do not call conspiracy everything this people calls a conspiracy; do not fear what they fear, and do not dread it.
The Lord Almighty is the one you are to regard as holy, he is the one you are to fear, he is the one you are to dread.
Almost 20 years ago South Africa went through change as democratic elections resulted in the ANC coming to power.
There were all sorts of predictions of civil war etc but we were blessed to see that none of the doomsday predictions materialized.
Hundreds of thousands of people left the country prior to the elections and afterwards, seeking security and a future in other countries.
By the year 2000 an estimated 2 million had emigrated.