Immigration boss cautions officers on graft
The Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, has cautioned that any officer caught collecting bribes from travelers at the borders, especially those without valid travel documents, will be dismissed.
Nigeria Immigration service promotes 1,392 officers
The Services Board of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has approved the elevation of one thousand, three hundred and ninety-two (1,392) officers across all cadres. The Comptroller General, Muhammad Babandede, in a statement by the service’s Acting Public Relations Officer, Amos Okpu, said the exercise was sanctioned during the board’s 62nd meeting. He urged the…
16,387 Nigerians deported from Libya, Saudi, others in 2017 says FG
The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, Mr Muhammad Babandede, on Monday said that 16,387 Nigerians were deported from Libya, Saudi Arabia and other countries in 2017.
Immigration revokes residence permits of staff of six companies
The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede, has revoked the residence permit of expatriate staff of six companies.
No scarcity of passport booklets, says NIS
The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), says it is not experiencing any scarcity of passport booklets.The Comptroller General of the Nigerian Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede, who disclosed this yesterday in a statement in Abuja, said the clarification become necessary to avoid tension and anxiety among the general public concerning the availability of passport booklets.
Immigration plans degree-awarding institution to tackle migration across West Africa
The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), yesterday unfolded plans to establish a degree-awarding institution to take care of migration issues across the country’s numerous borders.
Cost of international passport
The plan to, once again, hike the cost of acquiring International passports is not only confounding to Nigerians who are already over-burdened as they reel under the prevailing harsh economic conditions...
Huawei trains 500 immigration personnel in paperless system
As part of efforts to enshrine a paperless governance system, major international technology firm, Huawei, has commenced the training of 500 officials ...