SON releases new standards for beans planting
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has unveiled new Nigerian Industrial Standards (NIS), and Codes of Practice for planting beans seed across the country.
Still on security for 2019 general elections
It is heartwarming to note the commitment of the Federal Government towards the provision of adequate security for the success of the 2019 general elections.
Immigration uncovers 1,272 illegal routes
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), at the weekend, said it had identified 1,272 illegal routes into the country. The development, according to the agency, was posing threat to lives and property, regretting that these illegal foreigners were being shielded by people inhabiting the border areas of Niger, Chad and Cameroon to allegedly perpetrate criminal activities.…
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…
NIS hands over fake recruitment kingpin to ICPC, NSCDC cautions job seekers on sham employment
Officials of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) have arrested leader of a fictitious recruitment syndicate, Mohammed Rabiu Isa, 48, in Kano over alleged employment racketeering.
Applicant dies in Ikoyi passport office
When he set out yesterday to the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) passport office in Ikoyi, Lagos State, it was in the hope of procuring the green booklet that would ensure his prospect for a sojourn outside the shores of the country, but painfully, the end came in a brutish manner to such an ambition when…
Senators, others protest police siege to Melaye's residence
The Senate leadership has condemned the siege laid by policemen to Senator Dino Melaye's house in Abuja yesterday, describing it as an embarrassment to democracy.
NIS confirms Dino Melaye’s arrest
The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has confirmed the arrest of Sen. Dino Melaye at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Monday morning.