CDS Seeks Intelligence from NIS Database
The Chief of Defence Staff calls for Collaboration between NIS and the Military in Intelligence Sharing.
The visit of the Chief of Defence Staff Lt.General Leo Irabor to the Headquarters Nigeria Immigration Service Technology and Data Processing Centre by the Highest Military Chief in Nigeria.
2.The CDS Lt.General Irabor after his meeting had a facility tour of units within the NIS Technology Building where he call for More collaboration between the NIS and the Military and other security services leveraging on the robust Database available with NIS that is useful for security and Military response operations,he commended the CGI Muhammad Babandede MFR for his Visionary leadership and pledge his support for the service.
3.The DCG IJ Idris who received the CDS on behalf of the Comptroller General thanked the CDS for the visit and promised to share relevant Intelligence with the Military and other security services, noting that NIS key infrastructure the Technology Building has the ability to serve the intelligence need of the country via the Database of Nigerians and Non-Nigerians Biodata and Biometrics harvested in the NIS operational services and stored in the Technology Building secured data hub linked to all the International Airports, Sea and Land Border frontiers,passport offices and the INTERPOL i-24/7 SLTD platform and the Foreign Missions where NIS officials are posted as Immigration Attaches.
Signed:DCI SUNDAY JAMES PCC, SERVICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, FOR:COMPTROLLER GENERAL OF IMMIGRATION SERVICE.
14th April 2021