Officers of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) would undergo a drug test, the Comptroller General of the Service, Muhammad Babandede, has said.
According to a statement by the service’s spokesperson, Sunday James, on Sunday, Mr Babandede made the announcement at the third Conversion/Upgrading Course held at the Premier Immigration Training School in Kano State.
He said the exercise would commence with him as it is aimed at ensuring that personnel discharge their duties professionally.
He harped on the need for personnel of the service to be cautious as they carry arms in line of duty, assuring that those who test positive at first would not be dismissed.
“As armed services, we cannot afford to be careless with the weapon. Hence all officers of the Service will undergo drug…