Nearly 100 illegal imigrants detained for border violation

refugiados.bolaThe Service of Migration and Foreigners and the Maritime Fiscal Unit have detained nearly 100 foreigners for illegally entering Angola.

During the weekend, 37 citizens from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) were arrested in the Province of Zaire, while trying to get to Luanda, with the help of two Angolan men, in a truck filled with bags of empty bottles.

57 illegal immigrants, from different origins, were detained by the Maritime Fiscal Unit this Tuesday, while trying to enter the country using a raft.

This Monday, 28 citizens from teh DRC were also repatriated for illegal permanence in Angola.

Ainda esta segunda-feira, 28 cidadãos da República do Congo foram repatriados por permanência ilegal em Angola.

 

Source: A Bola, November 13th 2012