British Prime Minister to unveil measures saving illegal migration

British Prime Minister Theresa May will today, unveil measures to cut illegal and unsafe migration into Europe from West Africa and support victims of modern slavery as she visits Nigeria on the second leg of her three-day whistle-stop tour of Africa.

According to reports, the tour, which took the Prime Minister to South Africa yesterday, from where she is expected to arrive Nigeria today, and proceed to Kenya tomorrow, is meant to boost trade with the continent ahead of next march’s consummation of Brexit.

Under the new package, migrants and victims of modern slavery will be helped to rebuild their lives in Nigeria, and the UK will help Nigeria and Niger Republic to prevent trafficking across their borders.

It was gathered that, the headquarters of the UK-funded border task force has already been established at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos, in line with the new support.

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