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Comptroller-General decries Minna Prison attack

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Prisons Service, Ja’afaru Ahmed, on Thursday, described the recent Minna Prison attack as a sad development.

Nigeria Immigration reacts to killing of officer in Khartoum

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has reacted to the recent killing of its senior officer, Habibu Almu, in Khartoum, the capital of Sudan.

NIS arrests 67 irregular migrants from Niger

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says it has arrested 67 irregular migrants from the Republic of Niger.

SON sets up monitoring unit on sub-standard products

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has inaugurated a Surveillance Investigation and Monitoring (SIM) Unit to reduce the influx of substandard goods into the country by at least 30 per cent before the end of 2018.

Nigeria Customs redeploys eight senior officers

The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Retired Col. Hameed Ali, has redeployed eight customs officers to further strengthen the operations of the service.

President Buhari inaugurates food security council

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday, inaugurate National Food Security Council with the aim of evolving sustainable solutions to protracted violence being unleashed on farmers by herders.

Federal govt approves N483m for vehicles for immigration service

The Federal Executive Council has approved the sum of four hundred and eighty three million naira for the purchase of operational vehicles for the country’s immigration service.

Nigeria Immigration speaks on ‘acrimonious’ promotion exercise

In recent times, there has been some anonymous but scandalous postings on the social media about the recent promotion exercise in the Nigeria Immigration Service.

Nigeria Customs plan policy to mop up arms

The Comptroller-General, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) on Friday said that the service would soon come up with a policy to mop up arms that were circulating in the Nigeria’s publics.

Nigeria Customs retire 577 senior officers, others

The Nigeria Customs Service has announced its plans to retire 577 of its officers.

Nigeria to witness more influx of expatriates – Dayo Adu

An immigration lawyer, Mr. Dayo Adu, says Nigeria is likely to witness more influx of expatriates as the country moves up on the World Bank Ease of Doing Business index.

Nigeria Prisons promotes 11,000 officers, to recruit 6,000 staff

The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Prison Service, CGP, Ja’afaru Ahmed, has disclosed that over 11,000 officers have been promoted as part of efforts to boost the morale of the rank and file.

Kano traders lost N27 billion to recent market fire outbreak – Governor Ganduje

An estimated N27 billion worth of property was destroyed as a result of recent fire outbreaks in Kano markets, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has announced.

Nigeria Customs cancels promotional examination over malpractices

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has cancelled the promotion examination recently conducted for senior officers from the rank of Assistant Comptroller to Deputy Comptroller over irregularities noticed in the conduct of the examination

Nigeria is open to foreign investment – Muhammad Babandede

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says it is promoting the policy of selective migration that opens the country’s borders to genuine investors across the world.

Federal govt, Turkey sign MoU on illicit imports

The Federal Government through the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with its Turkish counterpart with a view to stemming the importation of arms, ammunition and other illicit cargoes.

Why National Assembly may not meet December target for 2018 budget passage – Senate

The Senate has said Nigerians should not blame the National Assembly if it is unable to meet the December target for the passage of the 2018 Appropriation Bill.

How shipping companies import illicit firearms into Nigeria – Hameed Ali

The Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali, has lashed out at shipping companies in Nigeria for their roles in the importation of illicit firearms into the country.

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