The UN's migration agency should not get itself dragged into domestic policy debates, its chief Antonio Vitorino told AFP, as he seeks a second term leading the organisation.
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has secured the conviction of three civil servants and a businessman for defrauding one Alhaji Bala Rabiu of N900,000 for fake Immigration jobs purportedly secured for six of his children. The convicts, Jibrin Babagana, a businessman, Mohammed Rabiu Isa, a civil servant with the State…
11 Aug 2022
Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has urged officers and men of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) to form a synergy with other security agencies in the state to check trans-border
5 Jul 2022
Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State is a frustrated man who, like all the state governors, has been given responsibility without powers.
9 Jun 2022
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) had approved three airlines – Max Air, Azman Air and Flynas – to convey 43,008 pilgrims to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
17 Dec 2021
Ongoing efforts by the National Population Commission (NPC) toward conducting a census for the country next year cannot be more untimely and inappropriate
16 Nov 2021
A prosecution witness and owner of the rented apartment, where the late Super TV Chief Executive Officer, Michael Usifo Ataga, was allegedly murdered, Nkechi Mogbo, yesterday told a Lagos High Court
10 Sep 2021
Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has called on officers of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) to ensure efficient use of resources for the smooth running of the organisation
7 Sep 2021
The mistreatment of Nigerian citizens abroad is nothing new. But the 7th August 2021 man-handling of a Nigerian diplomat in Jakarta by Indonesian Immigration agents was so ruthless
28 Aug 2021
As it loses steam in the polls, Poland's right-wing populist government is playing the anti-immigration card that helped it win in 2015
29 Jun 2021
Britain must relax post-Brexit immigration rules to help tackle staff shortages and secure recovery from the pandemic, the country's main business lobby said Tuesday.
10 May 2021
The Nigeria Immigration Service, Rivers State Command, is tackling touting and extortions following its porous location at the Federal Secretariat on the Aba Road, Port Harcourt.