Immigration authorities: 115 Africans arrested in past day

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 12, 2012 11:39




Population, Immigration and Borders Authority (PIBA) officials arrested 115 African migrants Monday as part of Operation "Going Home," the authority said Tuesday morning. The majority of those arrested, 105, are South Sudanese nationals and the remainder are from Nigeria, the Ivory Coast and Ghana.

Since the operation began on Sunday, 140 people have been arrested, PIBA said.

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