CSOs hail Minister, NIS for transparent clearance of international passport backlogs

October 2, 2023 Admin III 0

As news of the unprecedented clearance of backlog of international passports by the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) as a direct consequence of an ultimatum by the Minister of Interior, Dr. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, a coalition of civil society organisations (CSOs) has commended the management of NIS and the Minister of Interior for entrenching transparency and accountability in the process leading to Read More

Fire disasters: FG unveils best Fire Service academy in Africa 

May 16, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The federal government has unveiled a new fire academy of the Federal Fire Service (FFS), described as the best in Africa and the first in Nigeria.  The academy is located at Sheda, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Speaking at the commissioning event, Tuesday in Abuja, Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, called on the State and Local Governments to invest in Read More

Interior minister, agency heads mourn late board secretary, Rufai

March 23, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The Minister of Interior and Chairman of the Civil Defence, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Services Board (CDCFIB), Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has condoled with the family and people of Kano state over the passing of their daughter, wife, mother and aunt, late Hajia Aisha Ahmed Rufa’i. The minister described Hajia Aisha Rufai as fantastic officer whom she met about 18 months Read More