Eight Deportees Arrive in Liberia, Send To Special Center For Quarantine


A special charter flight on Wednesday May 27, 2020 brought into the Country eight Liberians who were deported from the United States of America.

The deported Liberians touched down the Roberts International Airport with multiple charges ranging from Theft of Property, Aggravated Assault, Illegal possession of Fire Arms, Domestic Violence and Robbery.

Others are: Falsification of United States Citizenship and Burglary.

According to the Liberia Immigration Service Public Relations Officer Abraham Dolley the eight deported Liberians are all males.

Currently he told our reporter via mobile that the eight deportees are at a special quarantine center for fourteen Days due to the COVID-19 crisis especially when they have just returned from one of the hits COVID-19 Countries, the USA.

He indicated further that the deportees are expected upon been declared COVID negative or free will return to the Liberia Immigration Service for profiling and proper documentation purposes after which they will be under a three-month robust monitoring where they will have to report to the LIS three Days weekly.

Meanwhile Deportees caught in illegal possession of firearms will go for fingers print to the Liberia National Police before completing other security protocols.

The deportees according to reports were 12 in number but four took an appeal.

Deportation is not unusual across the globe especially for the violation of Legal instruments of another Country by many of them.

It can be recalled since the COVID-19 pandemic 14 persons have so far been deported from the United States of America to Liberia.