The Czech Republic has agreed to pay Nigerians and other migrants to make them leave the Central European country.
The action is in line of a program that targets migrants from Afghanistan, Iraq, Nigeria, Mongolia, Russia and Vietnam.
The Czech government had promised to pay any migrant will leave their country and other European Union countries voluntarily €4000.
The programme tagged ”Returns” established by the Czech Interior Ministry would assist immigrants with transportation costs and integration in their country of origin, including accommodation, household equipment or domestic animal expenses.
”Anyone who voluntarily leaves the country and promises not to return not only to the Czech Republic but to the EU will be eligible for the money,” the report said.
”Allocation for the program amounts to 60 million CZK, 75 per cent is to be covered from the European Asylum, migration and integration fund. Each could get funds ranging between 40,000 and 100,000 CZK. First funded returns should be processed in the third quarter of 2019.”