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Stan­dard passport booklets now available – CG, Nigeria Immigration Ser­vice

by on April 7, 2017
 

The Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Ser­vice, NIS, Muhammad Babandede, has said that the Service now has stan­dard passport booklets in sufficient quantity for is­suance, and has therefore directed Passport Con­trol Officers to clear the backlog of all outstand­ing applications.

A statement by NIS Public Relations Officer, Sunday James, says the CG has appealed to the general public to bear with the Service and has also called on applicants who applied and paid for the 64-Page Stan­dard Passport Booklet to contact the Centres where they made the applications for process­ing of their applications, adding that the 32 page backlogs will be cleared next week.

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“All passport appli­cants who applied and paid for the 64-Page Standard Passport Book­let are advised to contact the Centres where they made the applications for processing of their applications, 32 page backlogs will be cleared next week”, the statement stated.

In the same vein the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd) has di­rected the immediate do­mestication of the pro­duction of the passport booklets in the country.

The CG appeals to all those who have had dif­ficulty in getting their passport applications to kindly bear with the Service as, according to him, efforts have been concluded to attend to all other pending appli­cations in all Processing Centres.

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