21.3 C
Abuja
Saturday, June 25, 2022
HomeNewsEFCC Partners NIS To Tackle Passport Racketeering

EFCC Partners NIS To Tackle Passport Racketeering

Most Read

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, and the Nigeria Immigration Service NIS, have resolved to join forces in tackling the menace of passport racketeering and other fraudulent practices that had bedeviled the process of obtaining the vital document.

This was resolved today Friday when the Executive Chairman EFCC Mr. Abdulrasheed Bawa and the Acting Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Mr. Idris Isah Jere, met behind closed doors at the EFCC Headquarters in Jabi, Abuja.

Northern States Coalition Seeks Collaboration With EFCC

EFCC Hails NYSC CDS Anti-Corruption Group

Bawa expressed displeasure at the level of racketeering and other sharp practices in the process of issuance of travel documents especially passports across the country.

The EFCC boss however vowed that the Commission will henceforth crackdown on the unscrupulous elements behind the racket.

Jere, in his response, welcomed the EFCC Chairman’s offer and expressed his Agency’s preparedness to collaborate with the EFCC in addressing the menace of passport racketeering and other fraudulent practices.

Latest

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.