The state Controller of Immigration, Joshua Ajisafe, who stated this in Katsina, said 729 irregular migrants were repatriated by the command in the period under review.
The base, sited at Mazanya community in Jibiya Local Government Area bordering Niger Republic, is part of measures by the NIS to effectively police the country’s expansive borders.
Four suspected members of the criminal syndicate that specialized in duping unsuspecting job-seekers with fake employment letters, while being under the custody of ICPC had claimed during preliminary investigations that they were working…
The Comptroller of NIS in the state, Ajisafe Olusola, disclosed this to journalist on Monday in Katsina.
This information is contained in a statement signed by Ajisafe Olusola, the NIS comptroller in the state and made available to newsmen in Katsina on Tuesday.
The Comptroller-Nigeria of the NIS, Mohammed Babandede, said this on Monday in Abuja, while delivering a lecture entitled: “Irregular Migration and Border Security Management in Nigeria’’ at the Nigerian Army Resource Centre.
The NIS State Comptroller, CIS Livingstone Amadi, disclosed this on Saturday in Uyo while speaking with newsmen at a leadership training session for 30 officers of the command.
James, who said the agency’s attention had been drawn to a viral video of some Nigerians protesting against the alleged extortion at the High Commission, added that “the protesters alleged that some officials of the High Commission are…
He said that the command was working with transport unions to prevent children below the age of 16 from travelling unaccompanied by their parents or relatives
At the resumed hearing on Friday, Paul Erokoro (SAN), a member of the defence team, crossed examined the former Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, David Parradang
The 2,000 applicants were recruited in 2015 following a presidential directive in the aftermath of the Immigration recruitment stampede that led to the death of over 40 persons nationwide, but were later disengaged after three months…
The Nigeria Immigration Service has rescued a two-year-old baby and 11 other persons suspected to be victims of human trafficking in Katsina State. The Comptroller of the state Command, Alhaji Mohammed Alfa, disclosed this to reporters on…
Adeuyi said: "On January 10, the immigration border patrol officers at Itigidi intercepted two buses carrying 29 youths, which we found out to be victims of human trafficking
Musa said: "In our effort to control the influx of irregular immigrants in Delta State, we have embarked on this mop-up exercise across the length and breadth of the State to remove undocumented immigrants, this is a routine operation
The Deputy Controller General of the NIS in charge of Investigation and Intelligence, T. A. Hundeyin, at an interactive session with the Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs on the deportation of 48 Nigerians by the Government of the United…
NAN recalls that Basil Kenbo, the Senior Special Assistant on Oil and Gas to the Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson, alleged that the expatriates, who were working for Daewoo Nigeria Limited, had irregular work permit