• Nigeria begins e-passenger system to monitor foreigners movement

    Nigeria begins e-passenger system to monitor foreigners movement

    Nigeria has began the use of Electronic Passenger Registration‎ System (e-PARS) to monitor the movement of foreigners for security reasons.

    The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) introduced the system to check activities of illegal immigrants and terrorists. NIS Public Relations Officer Ekpedeme King said in Abuja that it was in line with international best practices and a common fight against terrorism.

    From arrival

    “The e-PARS is an electronic registration platform which allows NIS to capture data of expatriates that have entered Nigeria, but are not […]