NIS Commissions 396 Immigration Cadets
The Nigeria Immigration Service Commissioned 396 cadets into the Officers corps in an historic event at the Premiere Immigration Training School Kano,the event was graced by many dignitaries from within and outside the country.
Prominent among the dignitaries were the Comptroller General, Ghana’s Immigration service Kwame Asuah Takyi, the Special Guest and reviewing officer is the Chief of Defence Staff, Nigeria Gen AG Olonisakin ably represented by Air Vice Marshal NA Balogun, also the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Interior Bar.Georgina E Eukharia MON, and two Commissioners on the Board Civil Defense, Fire, Immigration, and Prisons Services namely Major General (rtd) EE Bassey, and ACG(rtd)Ado Jafaru all present to witness the epoch making event in the ancient city of kano, the officers who will be deployed to man operational assignments ranging from the approved e-border solution, ICT,e-migrant registration and other arms of the service.
The Chief of Defence Staff in his speech enjoined them to be professional in their approach to both Immigration and other National Security issues while commending the Comptroller General for major success in the service activities.
The Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration service Muhammad Babandede MFR warned the officers against lobbying for posting, insurbodination,and unprofessional practices.
The Comptroller general Ghana Immigration service also appreciated the service and promised to keep working hand in hand with his Nigerian counterpart.
DCI Sunday James
Service Public Relations Officer,
For:Comptroller General Immigration service.