Fidelity bank banner Bayelsa State banner
Buhari suspends Comptroller General of Immigration Service with immediate effect

By News Express on 21/08/2015

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 2,629


President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the Comptroller General of Immigration Service, Mr David Parradang, with immediate effect.

The announcement was contained in a statement issued today in Abuja by the Ministry of Interior. It was signed on behalf of the ministry’s Permanent Secretary by the Director of Press, Mr Yusuf Isiaka.

“The statement did not state the reasons for his suspension but asked Mr Martin Abeshi, a Deputy Comptroller General to take over the affairs of the office,” a Channels TV report said.

Mr Parradang was appointed the Comptroller General of Immigration in June 2013 for a four-year tenure.

He was in office during the infamous immigration recruit in 2014, which led to the death of at least 15 applicants across Nigeria.

•Photo shows suspended Comptroller General of Immigration Service, Mr David Parradang.

Source News Express

Posted 21/08/2015 10:16:32 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Transparency International queries $670m annual “security votes”

NUJ, NAWOJ mobilise support for sacked TVC/Radio workers...

Anambra traders rise against Boko Haram •Protests rock...

Orji Uzor Kalu’s trial for alleged fraud stalled...

Germany set to repatriate over 30,000 illegal Nigerian...

US economy expands at 3 percent rate in...

Lassa fever hits 17 states with 73 deaths,...

Britain rejects Mugabe aide for ambassador’s post

Breaking News: PDP SUSPENDS GOVERNOR AMAECHI . ....

Uduaghan canvasses stakeholders’ support for agric, production sectors...

Buhari launches N9b irrigation scheme rehabilitation project in...

Senate Committee threatens to revoke port concession agreement...

 

Latest News The world must attack immigration problems at the roots, By Benjamin Obiajulu Aduba Intersociety exposes new SARS Commander, writes off reforms Court threatens IGP over detention of Kwara Governor’s Aide Ex-banker arrested on wedding day; slammed with theft charge Insecurity: NEC sets up panel to decentralise Police operations Six killed as troops, bandits exchange gunfire in Zamfara U.S. votes $12.5m for food security in Nigeria Nigeria loses N126.2b on abandoned FG properties in Lagos — Don 5 lawmakers defect in Ogun Stakeholders demand implementation timeline for PIGB Peter Obi’s leadership resonates in Regina Pacis girls’ victory SARS reform not enough — CDHR •Seeks punishment of errant officers

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (377,527 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (366,517 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (296,223 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (241,792 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (222,569 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (217,062 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (192,502 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (174,695 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (159,598 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (158,260 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (152,681 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (142,999 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (56) Business & Economy (3,454) Business Verdict (48) Columnists (910) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (528) Features (634) Global Business Monitor (294) International (2,274) Interview (161) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (134) News (38,059) Opinion (1,058) Pidgin (11) Politics (6,058) Religion (816) Sports (1,646) Stock Watch (33) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN banner

Firstmobile banner

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid 2-4 Highlights and Goals

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement