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FG Launches Temporary Passport For Nigerians Abroad

The Federal Government has launched the ICAO-Complaint Nigerian Temporary Passport (NTP) for citizens of the country living abroad.  The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola revealed this in a tweet on Tuesday, March 9, 2021, adding that the NTP is a travel document designed for a one-way trip to Nigeria only. The Interior Minister noted […]

PDP South-West Leaders Call For Unity Among Members

It is imperative for leaders of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the South West to ensure unity and cohesion in the Party as the zone remain strategic to PDP if it must win election at the National level. These were the submisions of some PDP Leaders at the South-West meeting of the Party. The […]

FG Declares July 30, 31 As Public Holiday To Mark

The Federal Government has declared Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir Celebration. This was disclosed in a statement issued on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Georgina Ehuriah. According to the statement, the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, congratulated Muslim faithful […]

FG Declares May 1 As Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Friday, May 1, 2020 as public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers’ Day Celebration. This was announced by the Federal government through the Minister of Interior, Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola. According to a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Barrister Georgina Ehuriah, Aregbesola commended Nigerian workers for […]

FG Grants Amnesty To 2,600 Prisoners

No fewer than 2,600 inmates were on Thursday granted amnesty by the Federal Government in a bid to decongest prison facilities in the country. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who disclosed this at a conference at the headquarters of the Nigerian Correctional Service in Abuja, stated that the affected inmates include inmates that are […]

FG Declares Friday, Monday Easter Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Friday, April 10 and Monday, April 13, 2020 as public holidays to mark the Easter celebration. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, said this in a statement through the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Georgina Ehuriah. Aregbesola urged Christians in the country to emulate the outstanding characteristics of Jesus Christ […]

Osinbajo Meets Committee On Small Arms

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, is currently in a meeting with members of the Presidential Committee on Small Arms and Light Weapons. Channels TV reports that the agenda for the meeting, as at press time, was still unknown, though, there were indications that the committee might be discussing the report recently submitted on its […]

FG Launches Visa On Arrival Policy

The new visa policy which allows travellers to visit Nigeria without visas and only commence the process of obtaining visa upon arrival into the country was launched by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja The policy was presented in the presence of the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola and the Comptroller General of […]