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Potential Deportation Of Midlands Couple Delayed Until June

Photo Credit: Athlone IT Students Union Facebook Page

All deportations have been suspended later in the summer.

A midlands couple facing deportation will be staying in Ireland until at least June.

David and Fortunate Nesengani - students at Athlone IT - moved here from South Africa in 2016, but have been refused refugee status and subsidiary protection.

However, due to the ongoing pandemic, all deportations have been suspended later in the summer.

Athlone IT Students' Union President, Áine Daly is renewing their appeal to the Justice Minister to reverse the deportation order altogether:

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