Issuance of new international passports suspended
The immigration service of Nigeria bhas issued a notice to the general public that the issuance of new international passports have been suspended to commence from 17th may 2021.
The federal service office stated and said in their notice that it has many backlogs(An accumulation or buildup, especially of unfilled orders or unfinished work) so for the meantime they decided to suspend any new issuance or problem relating to passport.
The firm then said that they will commence new registration and rectification of old passport issues also from June 1st. This means any form of travel within the mentioned period of time for people who are yet to get their passports is automatically cancelled.
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