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BORDER CONTROL: NIS APPREHENDS NIGERIENS WITH PISTOLS, ELECTRONICS

BORDER CONTROL: NIS APPREHENDS NIGERIENS WITH  PISTOLS, ELECTRONICS       The Nigeria Immigration Service has intercepted two Nigerien with pistols, computers and phones at Kongolam border, Katsina State.  NIS Public Relations Officer, Mr Sunday James made this known in a statement in Abuja on Saturday. According to him, the …

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LAGOS: NIS arrests two suspected fraudsters parading themselves as officers

LAGOS: NIS arrests two suspected fraudsters parading themselves as officers     Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Zone A headquarters, Ikeja, Lagos has arrested two suspected fraudsters parading themselves as Immigration Officers. Assistant Comptroller General, Zonal Coordinator, Mohammed Alhaji Alfa disclosed this on Wednesday. The suspects; Messrs Emeka John, 66 and …

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Nigeria Immigration service promotes 78 officers in Osun

Nigeria Immigration service promotes 78 officers in Osun From left: The Commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye, and the Comptroller of NIS in the state, Mr Adebowale Idowu, decorating one of the newly promoted officers, Mr Ambaliyu Babatunde.     The Nigeria Immigration Service has promoted 78 officers of the …

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Reason Nigeria International Passport Is Scarce

Reason Nigeria International Passport Is Scarce   THE Comptroller of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Oluwatoba Bayeroju, on Wednesday identified increase in exchange rate as a factor responsible for delay in issuance of Nigeria international passport booklets. He said this while addressing newsmen at a press briefing following complaints that those …

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NIGERIA TO EXTEND INTERNATIONAL PASSPORT VALIDITY PERIOD TO TEN YEARS

NIGERIA TO EXTEND INTERNATIONAL PASSPORT VALIDITY PERIOD TO TEN YEARS The President Muhammadu Buhari administration is considering extending validity period for international passports from its present five to 10 years. The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede, who said this to reporters in his office on Saturday, added that …

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LIBYA DEPORTS NINE NIGERIAN PREGNANT WOMEN, 145 OTHERS

LIBYA DEPORTS NINE PREGNANT NIGERIAN WOMEN, 145 OTHERS Nigerian Immigration Service on Monday disclosed that some 154 Nigerians have been deported from Libya, adding that the deportees arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos about 4.00pm local time. According to a source, the return of the deportees was facilitated by the assistance of …

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