February 20, 2024

NIAMEY: Niger’s junta has revoked an anti-migration legislation that had helped cut back the movement of West Africans to Europe however which was reviled by desert dwellers whose economies had lengthy relied on the visitors, it stated on Monday.
The legislation, which made it unlawful to move migrants by way of Niger, was handed in Might 2015 because the variety of folks touring throughout the Mediterranean Sea from Africa reached document highs, making a political and humanitarian disaster in Europe the place governments got here underneath strain to cease the inflow.