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10 Aug
The Federal Government will sanitise international passports processing and tackle racketeers both within and outside the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Interior Minister Rauf Aregbesola has said.
10 Aug
The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has assured that with the diligent pursuit of the reforms in Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), there will be no more shortage of passport booklets.
3 Aug
Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun State that are loyal to former governor of the state and incumbent Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, yesterday, held a protest to demand for the restructuring...
30 Jul
Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has listed financial terrorism and money laundering as key financial crimes militating against national economic development.
25 Jul
Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola was sadly confirming what Nigerians always knew when he expressed regret last week that there was a lack of will by government to act on intelligence reports gathered prior to the attack...
17 Jul
Nigeria's minister of interior has reacted to the results of the Osun State governorship election. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared Ademola Adeleke candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) winner of the Osun State governorship election. Adeleke defeated Gboyega Oyetola the incumbent governor and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC)…
16 Jul
National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Iyiola Omisore, has won his polling unit in Saturday’s governorship election in Osun State. Osun State governor and APC candidate Adegboyega Oyetola, who is seeking re-election, polled 192 votes after the counting of the ballots at the polling unit 003, Ward 1, Ife East LGA . APC's…
16 Jul
Minister of Interior Affairs and former governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola did not participate in the governorship election, as he was conspicuously absent from his polling unit in Ilesha. Newsmen that reported election coverage in his once bubbling polling unit witnessed a low turn out of voters and absence of the minister. Sources…
28 Jun
Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has blamed the rise in attacks on custodial facilities in Nigeria on #EndSARS protests.
25 Jun
Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has said that the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), has so far, produced 625, 000 enhanced electronic passport (E-passport), booklets in the last five months.
24 Jun
Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has launched a new electronic enhanced passport (e-passport) centre in Benin, Edo State to cater for applicants in Delta, Edo states and environs.
10 Jun
The Federal Government, yesterday, identified the Islamic State, West African Province (ISWAP) as being responsible for the attack at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State that led to death of about 40 persons last Sunday.


12 mins ago
A Federal High Court in Abuja has sentenced a kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala, also known as Wadume, and two others, to seven years’ imprisonment. Justice Binta Nyako convicted Wadume of two of the 13-count charges against him and two others. Wadume was charged alongside Aliyu Dadje, a police inspector, Auwalu Bala, Uba Bala, Bashir Wazlri,…
29 mins ago
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says Nigeria’s headline inflation rate increased to 19.64 per cent on a year-on-year basis in July.
38 mins ago
Youths on Monday defiled the early wet wealthier and embarked on a peace walk in Kano to demand participation in the polity. The walk organised by the Centre for Communication and Social Impact (CCSI) with support from ActionAid Nigeria was designed to mark the 2022 International Youth Day celebration in Kano. Program officer at CCSI,…
39 mins ago
The Aig-Imoukhuede Foundation has invited applications for the seventh round of AIG scholarships, which offers an exciting opportunity for exceptional Nigerians currently working in the Nigerian public sector to attend the University of Oxford for one year and undertake a Master’s in Public Policy degree.
56 mins ago
Barring any last minute change, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, will rejig his cabinet to reposition political structure ahead of 2023 general elections. Ganduje has already sent names of eight Commissioner designates to the state house of assembly to replace the empty ministries who had remain vacuum in the last four months. Presenting Ganduje's notice of…