Nigerian awaiting deportation commits suicide in US immigration custody – The Sun Nigeria

Nigerian awaiting deportation commits suicide in US immigration custody – The Sun Nigeria

Anthony Akinyemi, 56-year-old Nigerian, has died in a detention facility where he is awaiting deportation from the US. He was reported to have committed suicide on December 21 in the facility of the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) at the Worcester County jail, Maryland. Akinyemi was pronounced dead in the morning, while efforts by … Read more…

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Convicted Sexual Offender Found Dead In ICE Custody In Apparent Suicide

A Nigerian man under Immigration and Customs Enforcement removal proceedings was found deceased inside his cell in the early morning hours of Saturday in what authorities believe was a suicide. Authorities found Anthony Oluseye Akinyemi, a 56-year-old Nigerian national, unresponsive at the Worcester County Jail in Snow Hill, Maryland, according to an Immigration and Customs … Read more…

Duncan Mighty: How I was beaten, fleeced of $22,000 in police custody

Duncan Mighty: How I was beaten, fleeced of $22,000 in police custody

Duncan Mighty, Nigerian record producer, has narrated how some operatives of the Imo state police command allegedly beat him up and stole his $22,000 while in their custody. The singer’s narration comes few days after he was arrested over his alleged involvement in an N11 million deal signed under Rochas Okorocha, former governor of the … Read more…