Tag: NIS

NIS Apprehends 2 for Holding Tampered Passports

Tanimu- January 22, 2021

The Officers of the Nigeria Immigration Service Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja today 21st January 2021 apprehended two(2)girls who were about to board a Cairo-Egypt ... Read More

Reps Laud NIS Over Judicious Use of Funds

Henry Solomon- November 11, 2020

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), has been commended for judicious use of funds in infrastructure development and provision of other services. In a statement signed ... Read More

Go-Live Automated Integration of NIS Stolen/Lost Travel Document to Interpol Database Makes Nigeria First Leading Country in Africa

Tanimu- September 9, 2020

The Nigeria Immigration Service recorded an unprecedented breakthrough by the automation and integration of its system for the monitoring of Stolen and Lost Travel Documents ... Read More

Human trafficking: NIS intercepts 7 girls

inno.korie- January 27, 2020

Muhammadu Babandede Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service The Operatives of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Command in Lagos, has apprehended seven ... Read More

NIS rescues 9 girls being trafficked to Lebanon, Dubai, others

Abdul Jimoh- January 25, 2020

The Operatives of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Command in Lagos, has apprehended another 9 girls being trafficked. The girls were ... Read More

This is how non-Nigerians can enter Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- January 20, 2020

Mr Muhammad Babandede, Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has stated the entry requirements for Non-Nigerian travelling to Nigeria. Babandede gave the requirements in a ... Read More

Border Management Strategy will enhance security, business -NIS

Abdul Jimoh- 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 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 Rescues 9-Month-old Baby, 9 Minors in Katsina

Henry Solomon- February 13, 2019

The Katsina State Command of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), says it has rescued 10 minors including a nine-month-old baby from a gang of  human ... Read More

NIS Recruitment: ICPC Nabs Job Scam Kingpin

Henry Solomon- September 4, 2018

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested the kingpin of a job scam syndicate recently smashed by the Nigeria Immigration ... Read More

25 Years Old Motion On notice Comes Up For Hearing August 17

Tanimu- August 2, 2017

The National Industrial Court, Abuja, has fixed Aug.17 for hearing the motion on notice, filed by Mr Daniel Makolo of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), ... Read More

Standards Organisation of Nigeria: Newly Approved Petroleum Related Standards

Suleiman Idris- March 29, 2017

    OLD STANDARDS EDITION REPLACED WITH STANDARDS NIS 116: 2006 Standard for premium motor spirit (petrol) NIS 116: 2017 Petroleum motor spirit (petrol) NIS ... Read More

Update On NIS Recruitment Scam As Court Refuses Moro’s Request

Tanimu- March 17, 2017

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: A Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja presided over by Justice Nnamdi Dimgba on Friday, March 17, 2017 turned down the ... Read More

FG Eases Immigration Processes for Business and Tourism

Streaming Admin- February 27, 2017

Anthony Furson, Abuja: The Federal Government has reviewed visa processes for foreigners who wish to visit Nigeria for business and tourism purposes, with a view ... Read More

Screening of 2000 Applicants For NIS Jobs

Tanimu- August 23, 2016

Ekpedeme King, Abuja: The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) wishes to inform the public, particularly the 2000 applicants for employment into the NIS whose names were ... Read More

NIS Boss Directs Officers To Clear Backlog Of Passport Applications

Henry Solomon- June 14, 2016

The Comptroller-General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS),Muhammad Babandede, has given all Passport Control Officers (PCOs) nationwide 48 hours to clear all backlog of passport applications. He ... Read More

Buhari appoints Babandede, new Immigration boss

Abdul Jimoh- May 24, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr Mohammed Babandede as the new Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS). This is contained in ... Read More

Security: NIS Begins Enforcement‎ Of Electronic Registration For Expatriates

Abdul Jimoh- April 21, 2016

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has begun the use of Electronic Passenger Registration‎ System (e-PARS) to monitor and control activities of expatriates due to security ... Read More