"I have never welcomed the weakening of family ties by politics or pressure" - Nelson Mandela.
"He who travels for love finds a thousand miles no longer than one" - Japanese proverb.
"Everyone has the right to respect for his private and family life, his home and his correspondence." - Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights.
"When people's love is divided by law, it is the law that needs to change". -
David Cameron.

Monday 11 November 2013

Pregnant British woman faces exile to Nigeria


'A pregnant British woman from Liverpool is facing effective deportation to Nigeria under harsh new family migration laws.

'Becky, 23, met her Nigerian husband Uzo, 33, in a Liverpool club when she was a fine art student at Wirral Metropolitan College and working part-time in a garden centre.

'Uzo had originally come to the UK to visit his aunt, but decided to stay and join the British Army as an engineering pioneer.

'The pair married in May 2012 and applied for Uzo’s spouse visa as his job with the army ended, but they were refused due to two mistakes on the application...'

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