The Nigerian government on Wednesday confirmed the deportation of seven nationals of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) back to their country.
They were deported by the order of the Minister of Interior Rauf Aregbesola based on the powers conferred on him by the Immigration Act 2015, Sunday James, spokesperson for the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) said in a statement reaching Xinhua.
James did not indicate the reasons for the deportation.
He said they were deported to their country of origin with the available flight on Tuesday through Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. Enditem