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FG Launches Enhanced Passport In The UK

The Federal Government on Tuesday restated its commitment to improve passport application process for Nigerians at home and in diaspora, as it launches the new enhanced passport. Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, gave the assurance on Tuesday at the official Rollout of the Enhanced e-Passport at the Nigerian High Commission in London, United Kingdom. […]

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FG Declares Public Holiday to Mark Mawlud Nabiyy

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday  October 19th, 2021  as Public Holiday to mark this year’s Mawlid Nabiy Celebration in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him). Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who made this declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulates all Muslim faithful both at home and […]

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Attack On Kabba Custodial Centre: Situation Under Control, Aregbesola Assures

The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has reacted to the unfortunate attack on the Kabba Medium Security Custodial Centre in Kabba, Kogi State assuring that the situation is under control with security agents on the trail not only the gunmen but also the escaped prisoners. Early Monday, 13 September, 2021, the Minster was briefed […]

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EID-EL-KABIR: FG Declares Tuesday, Wednesday Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday July 20 and Wednesday July 21, 2021, as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government on Thursday, congratulates all Muslim faithful and Nigerians at home and in the diaspora on this […]

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Aregbesola, Abdurrazaq, others to attend Muslim students’ convention

Nigeria’s Minister for Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, veteran journalist, Abdurrazaq Abdusalam, and top Islamic scholars are among the dignitaries expected to grace the Higher Institution Convention of Muslim Students (HICOMS). The convention, holding between 2nd and 4th of July in Lagos, is organised by the Council of Higher Institutions, an organ of the Muslim Students’ […]

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FG declares Wednesday, Thursday public holidays to Mark Eid-l-fitr

The federal government has declared Wednesday and Thursday as public holidays to mark the Eid-al-Fitr celebration. This was announced on Wednesday in a statement by the permanent secretary, ministry of interior, Shuaib Belgore on behalf of the minister, Rauf Aregbesola. He congratulated the Muslim faithful on the celebration, and urged them to use the ceremony […]

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I am not nursing Presidential ambition, Tinubu remains my mentor- Aregbesola

The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has debunked rumours spreading around of nursing presidential ambition in 2023. Aregbesola also dismissed claims that he is at war with his political leader and mentor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The Minister spoke in Abuja this afternoon against the background of rumours peddled by an online publication. Ogbeni […]