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.
Police, NIS sign MoU on Interpol
The Nigeria Police Force and the Nigeria Immigration Service ( NIS), on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the extension of the use of INTERPOL i-24/7 to the service.
Goodbye 2017, hope for a miracle in 2018
As dusk sets on another year, it is time once again for us to perform our annual ritual of looking back and then peering ahead. In looking back at 2017...
‘Why smuggling of migrants should be urgently tackled’
Governments at all levels and relevant agencies have been urged to tackle smuggling of migrants, because the far-reaching advantages of migration done within the context of available...
NIS bans cash payments at passport offices
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has banned cash payments for passport processing as part of efforts to eliminate corruption at all passport offices nationwide.
NIS recruitment scam: Court chides EFCC over failure to produce witness
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday chided the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), over its conduct in the prosecution of former Interior Minister, Abba Moro, describing it as “sloppy prosecution.”
Outgoing immigration service boss urges northern women to join force
The outgoing Passport Officer of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Fatima Ahmed Godowoli has called on women from the North to join military force, insisting that service to Nigeria through military was not meant for men alone.