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US Deports 34 Nigerians

Eniola Awokoya

34 Nigerians were today deported from the United States of America for allegedly committing various offences in the country.

The deportees comprising 32 males and two females, arrived the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMlA), Lagos at about 2.30 p.m in a chartered Omni Air International aircraft with Registration Number W342AX.

Confirming the deportation, the spokesman of the Lagos Airport Police Command, DSP Joseph Alabi, said the deportees were alleged to have committed criminal offences, with one involved in narcotics while others were alleged to have committed immigration-related offences.