The Current Sanctuary: Nigerian Students Face Deportation

The Current Sanctuary: Nigerian Students Face Deportation

For more than 400 days, two Nigerian women, Victoria Ordu and Ihouma Amadi, both students at the University of Regina, avoided the full force of Canadian law by taking sanctuary in a Saskatchewan church. They faced deportation over violating their student visas by briefly working illegally off campus, but supporters, including university officials, don't think the punishment fits the crime.

  • 2013
  • 00:22:36
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/19/2014
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Students, Foreign -- Employment -- Canada [LCSH] Foreign study -- Canada [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] Law -- Study and teaching [LCSH] Political science [LCSH] Social justice -- Study and teaching [LCSH]
Anna Maria Tremonti (Host), Catherine Kalbfleisch (Producer), Vanessa Greco (Producer), Peter Mitton (Producer), Josh Bloch (Producer)
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