There are so many Influential men and women that were born into Royal families. Some of these people have contributed to the growth of their Countries and they have the power and authority to make decisions on behalf of their people. Some of these people also have the privilege to do things that most people are not allowed to do.
Although Nigeria is famously referred to as the giant of Africa, but the Nigerian passport is not exactly the highest ranking passport in Africa. There are a good number of African countries (over 17) Nigerians enjoy privileges of traveling to without stress, but there are also quite a number of African countries whose travel processes are a bit more intense.
The plastic woven bag, popularly known as "Ghana Must Go Bag" did not get its name just because of Ghanaians. It is woven with white, red and blue colours. The bag got the name when the Nigerian government told all the illegal immigrants in the country leave and many of these illegal immigrants were from Ghana.
You wouldn't know how useful it is to get it ready until the opportunity comes and slips by you. Some applications you will come across are time-bound and also processing the passport may take time, and if unfortunate, that's the end. You might be wondering what the use of the international passport is to you at this level.
The matter of issuance of international passports has for some time been a recurring decimal following accusations and counter-accusations from the citizens and the government agency in charge of the issuance over the availability of the document which is very important in order to travel from one country to another.
After Spending 36years of active service, The Controller General Of the Nigerian Immigration Service(NIS) bows out in style. Many regard him as a good leader because of his achievements while in office. He is known to have spearheaded some reforms in the service. Therefore, In this article, we will see 3 notable achievements and reforms of Muhammadu Babandede as he bows out of Office:
On Monday, October 18, 2021, the Acting Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Isa Idris, disguised as an applicant at the passport office in the Ikoyi area of Lagos State to apprehend some officers who engage in shady deals at the location.
The Acting Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Isa Idris, got a few officials of the help who supposedly presented to take part in obscure arrangements with him when he masked as a candidate for a worldwide visa at the assistance's Lagos State Command.
In a recent news shared by @Legitng, it was recently reported how Some corrupt officers of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), have been caught by the Acting Comptroller-General Isa Jere Idris. The immigration CG caught the officers after he disguised as an applicant for an international passport at the Lagos State Command.
The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Nigerian Immigration Service to release the international passport belonging to Sir doctor Peter Odili, with immediate effect. According to the information provided by the Nigeria Info Radio station in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, the Nigerian Immigration Service, seized the passport of former governor of Rivers State, Sir Peter Odili, thereby preventing him from going on trips abroad.
El-Zakzaky, wife drag DSS, FG to court Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, and his wife Malama Zeenah Ibrahim, have separately taken the Department of State Services and the Attorney General of the Federation to the Federal High Court in Abuja, challenging the seizure of their international passports.
The Nigeria Immigration Service, Ikoyi Office, announces that three thousand (3,000) international passports are ready for collection. Ibrahim Liman who is the Deputy Controller and Passport Control Officer, PCO, in charge of the Ikoyi Passport office, verified the total number of passports available to the News Agency of Nigeria.
According to"RIPPLES NIGERIA", a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, has ordered the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), to immediately release the international passport for, the former governor of Rivers State, Mr Peter Odili. The former governor had earlier filed a suit against the Immigration Service, challenging the seizure of his passport, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on 20th June 2021.
The dramas between two Nigerian lawyers turned politicians in person of Bemigho Reno Omokri the special assistant to former president of the federal Republic of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan and Natasha Hadiza Akpoti seems not to be ending soon, as the 41 years old Natasha has replied Reno Omokri once again.
A former Immigration officer who was said to have forged an Ordinary National Diploma and Bachelor of Science certificates which he used to secure employment was on Tuesday, September 21, arraigned in court by operatives of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in a court of law.
Dr. Peter Odili. The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, in a judgment which was delivered by Justice Inyang Ekwo, on Monday ordered that the Nigerian Immigration Service immediately release the international passport of the third Governor of Rivers Stat, Dr. Peter Odili, which was seized by the Nigeria Immigration Service.
Facebook inc, is set to pay more than $14million after it was found that it allegedly favoured foreigners over Americans in a mammoth hiring of workers. This settlement happened on Tuesday with the justice department of America. The charge came when a lawsuit was charged against Facebook on December for failing to consider American applicant first before foreign applicants whom the company was sponsoring for green cards, granting permanent residency in 2018 and 2019 and also failing to effectively advertise at least 2,600 jobs.
Photos Credit: Google Abians in diaspora felicitate with Ikpeazu @ 57 Abians in the Diaspora have congratulated Gov. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, on his 57th birthday, describing him as the Small and Medium Enterprises driver of the state. Photos Credit: Vanguard They said that Abia State had witnessed tremendous infrastructural transformation under the watch of Gov.
Today's Headlines: Oyetola Signs Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law, Ex-Rivers Gov, Odili Sues Immigration
Photo Credit To Google BREAKING: Oyetola assents Anti-Open Grazing Bill into law Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, has signed the Anti-Open Grazing Bill into law to prevent killings, environmental degradation caused by open rearing and grazing of livestock. The bill was passed by the state House of Assembly on August 12, and transmitted to the Governor for assent.
Details have emerged of how the Director General of the Nigeria Employers Consultative Association (NECA), Dr Timothy Olawale died on Friday after a brief illness. On Saturday 2nd October, 2021, NECA’s Secretary in a statement said; “It is with the deepest sadness that we announce the passing of Dr Timothy Olawale our Director-General, which occurred on 1st October 2021 at a Hospital in Abuja.