Over 70 Ghanaian Immigration Criminals Were Deported From USA for Overstaying Their Visa

3 years ago by: Daniel Bosai
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Over 70 Ghanaian immigrants were deported from the United States on Wednesday for overstaying their permits.
The all-male deportees arrived a chartered Delta Airline Flight at Accra’s Kotoka International Airport in handcuffs before they were handed over to local authorities, 3News reports.

The actual number of immigrants was not clear, and most of them had no belongings with them.

They were screened by the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), the Ghana Immigration Service and the Ghana Police Service.  reported to have been given 100 Ghana Cedis ($23) each after clearance as some of them had no means to contact their families.

They were reported to have been given 100 Ghana Cedis ($23) each after clearance as some of them had no means to contact their families.

Only a few of them had belongings, some of which were wrapped in rubber bags

Although they admitted going to the US illegally, they claim they handed themselves to authorities on arrival but as refugees.

According to some of them, they were handcuffed and sent to prisons for eighteen months. Others claim they were arrested on the streets of US and sent to prisons without any charges, and while there, they were served with food meant for dogs and pigs.

This is the second mass deportation of Ghanaians from the United States in recent times.

-- pricklong (m) at 15-06-2017 05:49PM
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sorry my mates take heart
-- euwilliams (f) at 15-06-2017 06:17PM
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Sorry is not easy
-- morgan1 (m) at 15-06-2017 06:54PM
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-- Bebold (m) at 15-06-2017 07:03PM
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When someone over stays there welcome  in my house I asked them to go home so I think that the United States is also allowed to kick anybody that Have overstayed there welcome if luck runs out of them
-- gogoman (m) at 15-06-2017 08:17PM
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US no won see any body!!
-- benosky4 (m) at 15-06-2017 09:53PM
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I thought it's only naijarians Trump have issues with.

-- Haso112 (m) at 16-06-2017 01:33AM
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Charlieee.. Make una come house, Nana is making Ghana better, I no say na Mahama make una run....
-- osayan1 (m) at 16-06-2017 02:53AM
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hmm dis seriouse,dem even give dem some chnge to buy suntin,dem try