On 23 February, Italy deported 33 Nigerians back home, and yet another set of Nigerians have been sent back.
Italian government deported another group of Nigerians who have no immigration status in the country, this happened just a couple weeks after it deported 33 Nigerians.
37 Nigerian migrants have arrived back to Nigeria and landed at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMlA) Lagos, on Tuesday night.
These Nigerians voluntarily returned from their voyage after years of suffering in foreign land arrived back to their country. They are all males, and arrived in a chartered aircraft.
The spokesman for Lagos Airport Police Command, DSP Joseph Alabi confirmed the arrival of the men.
They were received by officers from the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) , the National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking of Persons (NAPTIP) including the Police force. They were also welcome home by officials the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).
The arrivals were checked and identified by the immigration authorities before giving an allowance to enable them transport themselves to back to their various states of origin or to their destination of choice.