Despite criticisms over the closure of land borders by the federal government, an official said the closure with neighbouring countries has saved the poultry industry in Nigeria about N50 billion since its commencement in October.
The spokesperson for the NIS, Sunday James, on Saturday, December 21, in a statement said the officers received their notice of conversion after completing the third Conversion and Upgrading Course at the Immigration Training.
The Nigeria Immigration Service has disclosed that all officers of the service would undergo a drug test. The disclosure made by the comptroller general of Nigeria Immigration Service Muhammad Babandede, on Saturday, Dec 21.
Following the controversy that followed its visa on arrival for Africans policy, the comptroller general, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammed Babandede, says the decision was to accelerate African Integration.
The federal government has given the approval allowing all Africans to come to Nigeria without visa starting from January 2020, the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has said.
A Twitter user recently took to the platform to share a photo of a passport which was reportedly found in some second-hand clothing, belonging to a Nigerian man who lives in Spain.