Monday, September 24, 2018

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    Immigration promotes 1392 personnel

Immigration promotes 1392 personnel

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has promoted 1392 personnel.In a statement on Tuesday, Amos Okpu, acting NIS spokesman, said the Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prisons Services Board (CDFIPB) approved the promotion at its 62nd meeting.He gave the breakdown of the promotion as follows:Advancement of 37 assistant superintendent of immigration (2) CONPASS 08 to assistant superintendent immigration 1 CONPASS [...]

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    Immigration: We’ll no longer issue passport without national identification number

Immigration: We’ll no longer issue passport without national identification number

The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) says those who do not have national identity card number will no longer be eligible for international passport.Mohammed Babandede, comptroller general of NIS, said this in Abuja at the opening ceremony of the 4th annual meeting of the ID4Africa movement hosted by the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC).Babandede said this is part of the efforts to streamline the databases of all government [...]

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    Nigerian Immigration Service inducted into ‘FOI hall of shame’

Nigerian Immigration Service inducted into ‘FOI hall of shame’

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has inducted the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) into the freedom of information (FOI) hall of shame for “egregious acts of non-compliance with the FOI Act” over the last six years.According to the organisation, the NIS joins 11 other previous recipients of the “award” launched in July this year.Ridwan Sulaimon, MRA’s freedom of information programme manager, announced [...]

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    From 2018, you’ll need national ID number to renew or get a passport

From 2018, you’ll need national ID number to renew or get a passport

The federal government says starting from 2018, no Nigerian will obtain or renew their international passports without having the national identification number (NIN).Mohammed Babandede, comptroller general of the Nigeria immigraition service (NIS), said this on Tuesday while addressing state house correspondents after a meeting of the database harmonisation committee.He said the development is part of efforts to have a centralised database [...]

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    FG to launch immigration regulations with ‘updated structure, functions of NIS’

FG to launch immigration regulations with ‘updated structure, functions of NIS’

Minister of interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, will on Monday launch the new immigration regulations, 2017 to ensure better security and immigration in the country.Sunday James, the spokesperson for the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Abuja.He said that the immigration regulations, 2017 was a vital document that sought to [...]

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    NIS recruits to Buhari: We’ve been trained to use arms, we can’t return to being civilians

NIS recruits to Buhari: We’ve been trained to use arms, we can’t return to being civilians

The 2,000 Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) recruits dispersed in 2015 say they have written to President Muhammadu Buhari, seeking audience with him over the non-reversal of their dispersal order.Precious Iroakazi, the spokesman for the group, told NAN on Monday in Lagos that the proposed meeting with Buhari was to know their fate.He said "we have gone to the right quarters [...]

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    Nigeria deports 3 Koreans for immigration offences

Nigeria deports 3 Koreans for immigration offences

The federal government has deported three Koreans for immigration offences.Ekpedeme King, spokesman of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday.According to King, the NIS cautioned expatriates to respect the nation’s immigration laws, as the country is determined to forestall any breach of them.“The federal government of Nigeria had on the 20th of July, 2016 deported three [...]

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    Ex-Immigration CG accuses Abba Moro of duping families of late job seekers

Ex-Immigration CG accuses Abba Moro of duping families of late job seekers

David Paradang, former comptroller-general (CG) of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), on Friday, told a federal high court in Abuja that Abba‎ Moro, former minister interior,  withdrew the appointment given to the families of victims of the failed 2014 immigration recruitment exercise.Testifying against Moro before Nnamdi Dimgba, a judge, Paradang said the appointment letters given to some of the 45 [...]

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    Immigration asks ex-governors to return diplomatic passports

Immigration asks ex-governors to return diplomatic passports

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