40 Nigerians have been deported by the Italian government for committing various immigration offences in the country.
This brings to about 70 the number of Nigerians that have been sent back home from the European country since February this year.
The Nigerian Immigration Service said the deportees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport at about midnight aboard a chartered foreign-based airline.
It was gathered that one of the 40 Nigerians were deported alleged involvement in drug dealing.
Source: Channels TV