Police have arrested 71 illegal immigrants at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport . The immigrants , mostly women were on transit in Nairobi on their way to Oman . According to Director of Immigration Alexander Muteshi, there were 59 Ugandans, 5 Tanzanians and 7 Burundian nationals.
The immigration officers says the travel documents presented by them had fake stamps.
The Kenyan Government recently intensified the crackdown on illegal immigrants particularly those without work permits .