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Another Batch of 37 Nigerians Deported From Italy

HIGHLIGHT – Deportees

 


The Italian government has another batch of for committing immigration-related offences in the country, just two weeks after it deported 33 .

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the fresh 37 deportees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMlA, Lagos, on Tuesday night.

The deportees, all males, were brought back in a chartered aircraft with registration number OM-IEX.

Joseph Alabi, the spokesperson of the Lagos Airport Police Command, confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria.

The deportees were received by officers of the Nigerian Immigration Service, the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, and the Police.

Also on ground to receive them were officials the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria.

NAN gathered that the deportees were profiled by immigration authorities and were each given a stipend to facilitate their transportation to their respective states.

On February 23, also sent 33 Nigerians back home.


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Farouk Mohammed

Farouk Mohammed is a Senior Editor at Okay Nigeria (Okay.NG). He has been publishing for 5 years and focused more on Local/World News on Okay Nigeria.

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