Nigeria Immigration Service
NIS shelters 142 Cameroonian refugees in Akwa Ibom
The Comptroller, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Akwa Ibom State, Livingstone Amadi, has revealed that 142 Cameroonians are taking refuge in three camps in the state.
NIS deported 75 illegal migrants, denied 171 entry in 2017, says comptroller
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has disclosed that it deported 75 illegal migrants in 2017. It also refused the entry of 171 others for not showing valid travelling documents.
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.
Senate probes alleged abuses in NIS revenue, expenditure
“We cannot continue with this kind of nonsense. How can this be going on in a government of change? The report of the committee on interior would not be approved until they resolve the issues raised,” he said.
Nigeria gives fresh condition for passport issuance, permit renewal
From January next year, Nigerians without the National Identity Number (NIN) are to be denied international passport (IPP).The Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Mohammed Babadede,.....
NAPTIP, Immigration service move to curb illegal labour practices
The joint committee is saddled with the responsibility of scaling up intelligence sharing and joint border operations across the country as part of coordinated plans to effectively prevent human trafficking and smuggling of migrants from the country.
Corruption, insurgency and the challenges of development
While addressing participants at the meeting of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris, the other day, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo observed that corruption
Again, court grants Moro permission to travel abroad for medical checkup
The former minister is standing trial over alleged N676 million Nigeria Immigration Service recruitment scam.