The Nigerians flown home from Libya after trying to cross to Europe
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Tens of thousands of Nigerian migrants have attempted to cross the Mediterranean in search of a better life in Europe. Many are turned back and detained by Libyan authorities, and eventually repatriated. We head to Benin City, Nigeria to speak with some of the returnees about their journey.
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