• US Mistakenly Grants Citizenship To 800 People Scheduled For Deportation

    US Mistakenly Grants Citizenship To 800 People Scheduled For Deportation

    The U.S. government mistakenly granted citizenship to at least 800 immigrants who had previously been scheduled for deportation, according to a Department of Homeland Security audit released Monday.

    All of the scheduled deportees who were granted citizenship came from countries deemed high-risk for either national security or immigration fraud.

    “The immigrants used different names or birthdates to apply for citizenship with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration services and such discrepancies weren’t caught because their fingerprints were missing from government databases,” the Associated Press […]

  • More Nigerians face deportation from UK – Lawyer

    More Nigerians face deportation from UK – Lawyer

    Following the exit of United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU), a Nigerian Lawyer based in the UK and a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Wales and England, Charles Ete, has warned that more Nigerians staying in the UK illegally or whose visa had expired faced deportation.

    ,Addressing journalists after the Business Law conference in Abuja, Ete noted that most Nigerians had relied on the European Convention on human rights article 8 to escape deportation even after the expiration […]