Nigerian Immigration Service
When I hear the name Nigerian Immigration, my first thought is, Oh Dear! The notion of renewing my Nigerian international passport elicits feelings of dread, despair, exasperation and exhaustion.
The sack of eight officers of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) over extortion has continued to attract accolades to the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Immigration Service (CGIS), Mr Idris Jere, for upholding justice.
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) have agreed to deepen existing interagency collaboration with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on seafarers’ travel document, amongst others.
The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) on Friday condemned the illegal activities of some migrants at Falomo and Liverpool jetty areas of Lagos State. Mr Kunle Osisanya, the Assistant Comptroller – General ( ACG) of Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) in charge of Zone “A” Ikeja, Lagos, gave the condemnation during a courtesy call on the management…
The technical glitch suffered by the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has entered the eighth day, leaving many Nigerians and organisations stranded regarding verifications of their National Identification Numbers (NIN) and associated issues.
The Senate has queried the payment of premium for the insurance of allegedly grounded aircrafts owned by the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS).
18 Aug 2021
Commander, Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) BEECROFT, Commodore Bashir Mohammed, on Wednesday, said that four suspected stowaways were caught and arrested onboard MT RIVER SHINER vessel at Lagos anchorage.
23 Apr 2021
Mr Festus Keyamo, the Minister of State for Labour and Productivity, has called on the Nigerian Immigration Service and all relevant agencies to work together in curbing the influx
23 Apr 2021
It is barely a month into the launch of the 24-hour express passport office by the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) but applicants are already calling expressing cautious optimism as Nigerians...
31 Mar 2021
The Nigeria Immigration Service, (NIS), on Tuesday, opened a 24 hours express passport processing center in Maitama, Abuja, to cater to applicants who are in need of passports within the shortest possible time. The express booklets can be accessed at the cost of N20, 000 within three days but for those who wish to get…
3 Jan 2021
If Nigeria keeps to plans, all her closed land borders should be reopened by now. This will be a follow-up to the reopening of four of the land borders, in line with President Muhammadu Buhari’s order about two weeks ago.
6 Sep 2020
International commercial flight operations resumed yesterday in the country with the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, welcoming the first set of carriers in the COVID-19 era.