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VISION

To provide internal security in accordance with international best practice.

MISSION STATEMENT

To render to Nigerians and foreigners alike, diverse internal security and other ancillary services that are highly qualitative, efficient, courteous and transparent.

The Ministry of Interior has undergone several structural changes both in functions and nomenclature and today the Ministry of Interior is responsible for:

  • Granting of Nigerian Citizenship
  • Consular and Immigration Services
  • Granting Business Permits and Expatriate quotas
  • Co-ordination of National/Independence Day Celebration
  • Reformation and re-integration inmates
  • Security of lives and properties
  • Management of National emergencies
  • Recruitment of officers and men of the Prisons Service, Immigration Service, Fire Service and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps and
  • Managing the retirement benefits of retirees of Paramilitary Services under its supervision.

Public Holidays

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27Mar 2018

The Federal Government has declared Monday 1st October, 2018 Public Holiday to commemorate Nigeria’s 58th Independence Anniversary. Read More

27Mar 2018

The Federal Government has declares Friday as Work-Free Day Read More

10May 2018

Federal government declares Monday, 2nd October, 2017 public holiday to mark 57th Independence Anniversary Read More

14Jun 2018

Federal government declares Monday, 2nd October, 2017 public holiday to mark 57th Independence Anniversary Read More

6Jul 2018

Federal government declares Monday, 2nd October, 2017 public holiday to mark 57th Independence Anniversary Read More