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Security agencies arrest 239 illegal immigrants, impounds 34,221 bags of rice

Security agencies arrest 239 illegal immigrants, impounds 34,221 bags of rice

  The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Thursday said security operatives at the nation’s borders have arrested 239 illegal immigrants and impounded 34,221 bags of...

Libya rescues 122 Illegal Immigrants

Libya rescues 122 Illegal Immigrants

The Libyan navy on Tuesday said that 122 illegal immigrants have been rescued during the past three days off the country’s western coast. The rescued immigrants are of...

UN evacuates migrants trapped by Tripoli clashes

Nigeria moves to deport illegal immigrants

The Comptroller General of Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, has said many illegal immigrants living in Nigeria will soon be deported as the...

Maltese army takes control of oil tanker hijacked by migrants

Ship hijacked by illegal immigrants arrives Malta port 

A ship hijacked on Tuesday in the Mediterranean Sea by migrants has arrived at a port in Malta. The 846 dwt tanker, El Hibru 1, had rescued more than a hundred migrants...

Ship hijacked by illegal immigrants docks at Malta port

Ship hijacked by illegal immigrants docks at Malta port

A ship hijacked on Tuesday in the Mediterranean Sea by migrants has arrived at a port in Malta. The 846 dwt tanker, El Hibru 1, had rescued more than a hundred migrants...

UN evacuates migrants trapped by Tripoli clashes

Libya repatriates 221 illegal immigrants

As part of its voluntary return programme, Libya’s immigration department said it has repatriated 221 illegal immigrants from African and Asian countries. The...

Nigerian Navy detains vessel with 406 illegal immigrants

Nigerian Navy detains vessel with 406 illegal immigrants

The Nigerian Navy has intercepted a vessel, MV CHIMBA EXPRESS, within the Lagos bar, with 406 West Africans on-board without clearance from port control. The Commander,...

Bodies of 15 illegal immigrants found in Pakistan_

Bodies of 15 illegal immigrants found in Pakistan

The bullet-riddled bodies of 15 Pakistani illegal migrants were found near the Iranian border in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province Wednesday, officials...

Bodies of 15 illegal immigrants found in Pakistan

The bullet-riddled bodies of 15 Pakistani illegal migrants were found near the Iranian border in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province Wednesday, officials...

Libya repatriates 253 Nigerians

139 illegal immigrants deported from Libya

No fewer than 139 Nigerian immigrants who try to illegally cross to Europe through the Mediterranean Sea from have been deported have been deported.  The National...

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139 illegal immigrants deported from Libya

No fewer than 139 Nigerian immigrants who try to illegally cross to Europe through the Mediterranean Sea from have been deported have been deported. The National...

Smugglers kill 22 African migrants on Libya beach

Nigeria deports 450 ‘illegal immigrants’

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says it arrested and repatriated 450 illegal immigrants in Edo State in the first quarter of the year. The state Comptroller of...