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FG, UK sign agreement to deport dangerous criminals back to Nigeria

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The British and Nigerian governments have announced a new migration agreement which will increase the deportation of dangerous foreign criminals to Nigeria.

This was disclosed by the UK Home Secretary, Priti Patel in a social media statement on Thursday evening.

She said that the agreement “New Plan for Immigration”, comes after the controversial deportation agreement with Rwanda.

What the UK government is saying

Patel said, “Our new landmark agreement with Nigeria will increase the deportation of dangerous foreign criminals to make our streets & country safer.

“….and take the fight of the criminal people, smugglers to tackle illegal migration….our New plan for Immigration in action.”

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