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Two Requirements To Travel Overseas From Nigeria

Before travelling out of the country, there are some things you need to have. In this article, we'll be looking at the requirements to travel Overseas from Nigeria. 1. Get an international Passport Illustrative photo. Credit: Nigerian Observer You'll need to visit the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) office in your respective state and apply for it.

  4 months ago ago
Two Requirements To Travel Overseas From Nigeria

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2 Things To Note As Immigration Boss Disguises As Passport Applicant To Apprehend Corrupt Officers

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.

  3 months ago ago
2 Things To Note As Immigration Boss Disguises As Passport Applicant To Apprehend Corrupt Officers

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Immigration CG Disguises As Passport Applicant In Lagos To Catch Bad Officers

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.

  3 months ago ago
Immigration CG Disguises As Passport Applicant In Lagos To Catch Bad Officers

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Immigration CG showed good Leadership by disguising to arrest corrupt officers at Lagos 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.

  3 months ago ago
Immigration CG showed good Leadership by disguising to arrest corrupt officers at Lagos command

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3,000 international Passports Ready For Collection In Lagos – Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS)

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.

  3 months ago ago
3,000 international Passports Ready For Collection In Lagos – Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS)

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370,000 Applicants Jostle for 4,120 Immigration Service Slot

Muhammad Babandede, the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, on Thursday, 27 May, 2021 in Abuja said, a total of 370,000 have applied to the Immigration Service but, only 4,120 will secure employment. He explained that the 4,120 slots represent federal character and all the 774 local government areas in Nigeria; 6,145 applicants were invited for training, and all successful officers must undergo drug test as no drug addict will be considered.

  7 months ago ago
370,000 Applicants Jostle for 4,120 Immigration Service Slot

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Buhari govt places Sunday Igboho on Stop-list as he tries to escape from the country

Sunday Igboho, a renowned Yoruba activist, is attempting to flee Nigeria and is presently obtaining a new passport, according to the Nigerian government. The activist has also been placed on a stop-list for the time being, according to the government, in order to aid his arrest.

  6 months ago ago
Buhari govt places Sunday Igboho on Stop-list as he tries to escape from the country

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The New Process To Apply For Nigerian Passport

Nigeria Immigration Service boss has announced the reopening of Passport application and payment portal starting from 12 midnight June 8, 2021. Comptroller General, Muhammad Babandede said the reopening will allow eligible passport applicants to apply and make payments for the various categories of passports. Nigeria Immigration Service suspended fresh passport application in May to clear the backlog of passport application that was already on ground.

  7 months ago ago
The New Process To Apply For Nigerian Passport

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Nigeria Immigration Service Appoints Acting Comptroller-General

The Nigeria Immigration Service NIS, has appointed Idris Jere, as the Acting Comptroller-General of the service. Idris who was the Deputy Comptroller-General in charge of finance and account, was appointed as the Acting CG following the retirement of Muhammadu Babandede, the Former Comptroller-General on Friday.

  4 months ago ago
Nigeria Immigration Service Appoints Acting Comptroller-General

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FG Orders DSS, Others To Prevent Igboho From Escaping As He Is Trying To Get New Passport

The Federal Government has ordered the Department of State Services, the Inspector General of Police and the DG, National Intelligence Agency to prevent Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho from fleeing to another country. The directive against Igboho was contained in a letter by the Nigeria Immigration Service dated July 9, 2021, addressed to the Director General, DSS, IG and the DG, National Intelligence Agency.

  6 months ago ago
FG Orders DSS, Others To Prevent Igboho From Escaping As He Is Trying To Get New Passport

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PHOTOS: Hoodlums Attack Immigration Office In Umuahia, Burn Vehicles, Equipments.

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) Command Umuahia, has been reportedly attacked by unknown gunmen. The headquarters of the security agency located in the Ubakala axis of Enugu/Port Harcourt Expressway, Umuahia, was reportedly attacked by the hoodlums at about 21:25pm on Saturday, May 29th 2021.

  7 months ago ago
PHOTOS: Hoodlums Attack Immigration Office In Umuahia, Burn Vehicles, Equipments.

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Sunday Igboho's Attempt To Leave The Country Has Been Reportedly Hindered By The Federal Government

Sunday Igboho, a prominent Yoruba activist is attempting to flee from Nigeria and has currently obtained a new passport according to the Nigerian government. The Nigerian government also stated that the activist has been placed on a stop-list for the main time to expedite his apprehension, the government has ordered security services to apprehend Igboho wherever he is found.However, the Nigeria Immigration Service wrote to the Director-General, Department of State Services, DSS, the Inspector General of Police, and the Director-General, National Intelligence Agency, NIA, on July 9, 2021, the DSS proclaimed Igboho wanted, accusing him of stockpiling weapons to destabilize the country, which he has denied, but his whereabouts are still unknown.Ever since the officers of the DSS and other security agencies invaded his home, killing some of his aides and abducting his wife and other family members, he chooses not to disclose his location.

  6 months ago ago
Sunday Igboho's Attempt To Leave The Country Has Been Reportedly Hindered By The Federal Government

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Demolition In Abuja Of Over 473 Illegal Structures

There was pressure in certain places of Abuja on Wednesday as occupants ran willy nilly to rescue what they could when authorities of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) wrecked more than 473 unlawful constructions at Iddo Sarki people group. The FCTA pulled down no less than 137 illicit constructions, going from squares of inns, inns and others at the end of the week.

  6 months ago ago
Demolition In Abuja Of Over 473 Illegal Structures

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Sunday Igboho has been apprehended by security agents in Cotonou airport

Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday igboho, a Yoruba nationalist, has been apprehended in Cotonou, Benin Republic. According to the DAILY POST, he was apprehended by security agents in Benin Republic on Monday night at a Cotonou airport. The Federal Government of Nigeria had put the Nigeria Immigration Service and the Nigeria Customs Service on high alert to prevent Igboho from fleeing country.

  6 months ago ago
Sunday Igboho has been apprehended by security agents in Cotonou airport

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Gov. Ugwuanyi was commended by immigration officials for his support for the security agencies.

....The Controller of Correctional Service from the Ground Training Command paid a visit to the governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, as the new State Comptroller. The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede, has lauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi's "strong, proactive, and transformational government" as seen by the "prevalence of exceptional peace, security, and progress across the length and breadth of the state."

  6 months ago ago
Gov. Ugwuanyi was commended by immigration officials for his support for the security agencies.

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Nigeria Immigration Service rescues four victims of human trafficking in Jigawa

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), says it has rescued 4 lady victims of human trafficking in Jigawa. The Comptroller, Mr Isma’il Abba, told newsmen in Dutse on Friday, that the victims have been rescued on Thursday at Gurai village in Babura Local Government Area of the kingdom.

  6 months ago ago
Nigeria Immigration Service rescues four victims of human trafficking in Jigawa

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VIDEO, PHOTOS: Computer Room Affected As Gunmen Burn Immigration Office In Abia

According to ABN TV reports, after the attack on the Nigeria Immigration Service facility in Ubakala, Umuahia South LGA, Abia state. The service has started counting its losses. It should be recalled that unknown gunmen came to launch an attack on the security formation around 9pm on Saturday.

  7 months ago ago
VIDEO, PHOTOS: Computer Room Affected As Gunmen Burn Immigration Office In Abia

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The new process to apply for Nigerian international passport

The head of Nigeria Immigration Service have announced the reopening of Passport, application and payment portal starting from 12 midnight June 8. Comptroller General Muhammad Babandede revealed that the reopening will allow eligible, passport applicants to apply and make payments in the various categories of passports. Recall that the Nigerian Immigration Service suspended fresh passport application in May, to clear the back log of passport application which is already being used.

  7 months ago ago
The new process to apply for Nigerian international passport

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Today's Headlines: Sunday Igboho Trying To Escape From Nigeria - Govt Alert Police, 10 killed in Kwara auto crash

Sunday Igboho Trying To Escape From Nigeria - Government Alert Police Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters The Nigerian Government has said that popular Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho, is trying to escape the country and is currently acquiring a new passport. The government also said it had, at the moment, placed the activist on the stop-list in order to facilitate his arrest.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Sunday Igboho Trying To Escape From Nigeria - Govt Alert Police, 10 killed in Kwara auto crash

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Immigration suspends issuance and renewal of international passports nationwide

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS),has announced the suspension of issuance and renewal of international passports nationwide.In a letter posted on the agency's twitter handle and signed by A.B YARIMA (DCG), this is to enable the agency clear all backlogs while preparing to launch a new passport regime.

  8 months ago ago
Immigration suspends issuance and renewal of international passports nationwide