My ex-husband said he knows I am being deported next week. He is waiting for me. He is planning to kill me.

I am in immigration detention. I have been in Yarls Wood, the women’s detention centre since September. I claimed asylum which was refused because of my sexuality. I am a lesbian which is not ok in Nigeria . I appealed, which was also refused. My lawyer has put in a second appeal to the Home office, and I am waiting. I have heard nothing back from them. My sister, who lives in London went to my MP’s office. My MP has called the Home Office but they ignored her. My lawyer is working to help me in my situation. But I have still heard nothing from the Home Office, instead they have given me a deportation ticket for next week.

Last week my friend called from Nigeria, she is looking after my 4 children in Nigeria. My ex husband called her , he is trying to take my children away from her. She has been forced to leave their home with my children. My ex-husband said he knows I am being deported next week. He is waiting for me. He is planning to kill me.

I have been in uk for 6 years. I had to leave Nigeria because I was scared of my husband. I was forced to marry him in an arranged marriage. My husband is trying to kill me, he has reported to the police that I am coming. They are all waiting for me. My lawyer has given me a letter to show to the guards at the airport. It says- I still have case with Home Office, and that my husband will kill me if I am deported.

I don’t want to go on that plane. I can’t go.

I have been living a miserable life since I was born, because I have to hide my sexuality. I cannot be free. I thought in UK I would be able to be lesbian and live free. But now they are trying to deport me to a country where I will not be safe because of my sexuality.

Since I have been in detention two of my children cannot go to school. Because I cannot work and send them, money. I send my children to school, without my husband helping. He doesn’t give them any money. If he kills me- who will I look after my children? They rely on me.

They should give me and my children a life. They should spare my life because of my children. I am begging.

Advertisements

11 thoughts on “My ex-husband said he knows I am being deported next week. He is waiting for me. He is planning to kill me.

  1. Pingback: Lesbian asylum seeker says ex-husband will kill her if Britain deports her to Nigeria - You-Blog.Club

  2. Pingback: Lesbian asylum seeker says ex-husband will kill her if Britain deports her to Nigeria - Global News

  3. How can the home office be so cruel as to remove this lady from the UK?
    The UK is built on helping others to settle and provides sanctuary to those that need it.
    Do not deport this lady or she will indeed suffer a lifetime of misery or even death which will leave her children without a mother.
    This lady has been through enough in her life and should never have had to go through all the stress and worry for fear of being deported and life being at risk!

    Like

  4. Pingback: Resistance March 2017 | END DEPORTATIONS

  5. Pingback: Lesbian asylum seeker says ex-husband will kill her if Britain deports her to Nigeria

  6. Pingback: Activists In London Are Stopping a Mass Deportation Flight Carrying Nigerians and Ghanaians From Taking Off | END DEPORTATIONS

  7. Pingback: CAMPAIGNERS HALT ‘DEPORTATION FLIGHT’ BY BLOCKING STANSTED RUNWAY AND LOCKING THEMSELVES TO PLANE | END DEPORTATIONS

  8. Pingback: Arrests as Stansted anti-deportation protesters lock themselves to plane | END DEPORTATIONS

  9. Pingback: Arrests as Stansted anti-deportation protesters lock themselves to plane | G-Mycin Studio LLC

  10. Pingback: UK Activists Block Runway, close Stanstead Airport and Stop Mass Deportation | The Free

  11. Pingback: Activists block the runway : Quaker Asylum and Refugee Network

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s