No UK refund for cancelling £270m Rwanda plan, says Kigali

No UK refund for cancelling £270m Rwanda plan, says Kigali

Britain will not get any refund on the £270 million paid to Rwanda for the Conservatives’ asylum scheme, Kigali has said after the new Labour government scrapped the programme. Dr Doris Uwicyeza Picard, of the Rwandan ministry of justice, said the country had upheld its side of the deal to help the British government deal with what was a “UK problem”. She told the BBC World Service: “We are under no obligation to provide any refund. We will remain in …