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canadian soil: That's triple the usual numbers of 50 to 60 migrants per day, according to CTV. Police were waiting on Canadian soil to arrest those crossing the border. About 150 people crossed each day. But unlike last year, when thousands of Haitian migrants were housed in a Montreal stadium, the new group is predominantly from Nigeria. On Thursday, more than 114 migrants arrived, according to the Customs and Immigration Union. The crossings weren't limited to the weekend. ( As reported in the news.