African migration to Malaysia
|Regions with significant populations|
|Kuala Lumpur · Negeri Sembilan · Selangor|
|Related ethnic groups|
African migration to Malaysia comprise migrants and residents from Africa and their descendants living in Malaysia. Many of them are illegal residents while there are a smaller number of students and fewer permanent residents.
Illegal immigration issues 
Immigration Department, from January to October 2011 arrested 764 Africans, the department also compounded 1,107 Africans and deported 146 to their countries of origin.