• Reps want 10-year validity for Nigerian passport

    Reps want 10-year validity for Nigerian passport

    According to reports, the House of Representatives on Tuesday sought the reversal of the validity period of the Nigerian Passport to 10 years as was the case before the introduction of the current e-Passport regime.

    Under the current passport policy, the identity document expires after a period of five years and it leaves holders with no renewal option.

    Rather, holders are required to process a new one.

    But, the House noted that in the pre-e-Passport era, the travelling document had a validity of […]