Tag: Nigeria Immigration Service

NIS arrests alleged kidnapper, murderer in Oyo

Suleiman Idris- July 3, 2020

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Oyo State Command, on Friday arrested a 29-year-old, suspect over alleged kidnapping and murder. The command’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), ... Read More

NIS Unveils 2019 Border Management Strategy

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2019

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on Thursday, unveiled its National Border Strategy 2019 to enhance national security. Comptroller-General of the Service, Mr Muhammad Babandede presented ... Read More

NIS commissions 396 cadets into officers corps

admin- June 17, 2019

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has commissioned 396 cadets into Officers Corps, NIS Public Relations Officer, Mr Sunday James has said. James, who made this ... Read More

Tight security at Lagos airport ahead of Buhari’s visit

admin- April 24, 2019

A high number of security operatives were on Wednesday deployed to strategic positions at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, ahead of the working visit of ... Read More

admin- November 26, 2018

The 2018 Ministry of Interior Games (MIGA) on Sunday, kicked off in Kaduna with a complimentary Polo Tournament organised for the Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (Rtd). ... Read More

NIS Deports 414 Irregular Immigrants

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2018

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Seme Command, said it repatriated 414 irregular immigrants in the first six months of the year. The command`s spokesman, Mr. ... Read More

Dambazau, Heads Of Agencies Meet Over Internal Security Challenges

Abdul Jimoh- January 23, 2018

The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, on Tuesday in Abuja, held a crucial closed-door meeting with heads of internal security agencies over the ... Read More

Ministry Of Interior Goes Proactive On Border Security In Nigeria

Henry Solomon- June 20, 2017

The Ministry of Interior has commissioned the 5th Border Corps of the Nigeria Immigration Service. This was made in a press release issued by the Press ... Read More

Federal Government Introduces New Visa Policy

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 26, 2017

With an eye on boosting the economy, Nigeria has eased the Visa processes for foreigners who wish to visit Nigeria for business and tourism, by ... Read More

Senate Plenary

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 3, 2014

The Senate has adopted a motion to investigate the remote and immediate causes of the Saturday 15th March deaths that occurred following the recruitment exercise by ... Read More

Immigration Employment Stampede

admin- March 18, 2014

By Abdullahi Sulayman The Nigeria Immigration Service has expressed regrets over the said incident that occurred in parts of the Country last Saturday during the ... Read More

Over 400 Illegal Aliens Apprehended in Katsina

admin- June 28, 2013

By Garba Baraya Yusuf The Katsina State Command of the Nigeria Immigration Service has apprehended over four hundred illegal Immigrants in the State. The action ... Read More

New Immigration Boss Appointed

admin- June 10, 2013

Minister of Interior Abba Moro has announced the appointment of Mr David Parachang as new comptroller General of Immigration. He is from Plateau state. He ... Read More

New Visa Policy to Stem Terrorism

admin- June 6, 2013

By Aliyu Kabir The Acting Comptroller General of the Nigerian Immigration Service, Rilwanu Bala Musa says the reviewed visa regime will also focus on protocols ... Read More