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Friday, 14 July 2017

Nigerian Passport To Be Produced Locally From Next Year

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The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede has said that the Nigerian e-passport will be produced locally from 2018.

Babandede disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja when members of the House of Representatives committee on interior came on an oversight visit.

He stated that the NIS was working round the clock, to begin the local production of the e-passports through the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company Ltd. by 2018.

The Comptroller-General said that the measure was to save cost,‎ ensure security of critical data base and create more jobs for Nigerians.

The e-passport is currently being printed by Iris Smart Technology Nigeria Ltd. through its parent company, Iris Corporation based in Malaysia.

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