Libya deports 84 Nigerian prisoners to their country

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Libya deports 84 Nigerian prisoners to their country

August 15, 2021 - 22:43
Written by: LibyaMohammed

The Ministry of Justice deported Saturday 84 Nigerian male and female prisoners to their country, accompanied by their children.

The deportees included illegal immigrants and others charged with criminal cases including 22 families of former ISIS fighters killed in Libya.

The deportation process was attended by the Nigerian ambassador to Libya and a number of embassy staff.

The embassy reported that another 100 Nigerians are scheduled to be sent back home within 10 days.