Case #16753

Country of Origin: 
Nigeria
Type of persecution: 
Domestic violence (including child, partner, in-law violence)
Gender of applicant: 
Female

Case Summary

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The asylum office referred the asylum claim of a Nigerian woman. Her attorney reported that the applicant suffered decades of physical and verbal domestic abuse from her spouse. The referral notice indicates the applicant failed to establish the harm she suffered and fears is on account of a protected ground, and additionally cited Matter of A-B- as a reason for the referral.

Date Submitted

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 14:04