The Spanish Government on Friday
deported 11 Nigerians alleged to
have committed various offences in
Their deportation is coming less than 48 hours after 41 Nigerians were deported from the United States of America for similar reasons.
The deportees, comprising of 10
males and one female, arrived at the
Hajj Camp area of the Murtala
Muhammed International Airport,
Lagos at 7.10 p.m.
They were received by officers of the Nigerian Immigration Service, the National Drug Law Enforcement
Agency and the Lagos Airport Police
The spokesperson of the command,
DSP Joseph Alabi, confirmed the
deportation. According to him, they were deported for allegedly committing immigration-related offences and other criminal acts in their host country.
The United Kingdom and Australia,
on May 25, jointly deported 40
Nigerians alleged to have committed various offences in both countries.