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UK signs deal with Nigeria to increase deportation

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UK signs deal with Nigeria to increase deportation
UK signs deal with Nigeria to increase deportation

The United Kingdom says it has signed a major deal to speed up deportations of foreign criminals to Nigeria.

UK Home secretary, Priti Patel, made this known in a statement Thursday, June 30.

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According to her, the agreement will tackle illegal migration and promote “shared bilateral economic interests”. It will see offenders receive new travel documents within five working days.