The Federal Government, has ordered the closure of all Nigeria’s land borders for the forthcoming general elections, scheduled for Saturday, 25th February,2023.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Isah Idris on Thursday, 23rd February, 2023.
“The federal government has directed the total closure of all land borders effective from 00.00 hours on Saturday, 25th February,2023 to 00.00 hours Sunday, 26th February, 2023“.
He added that:
“Accordingly, all command comptrollers especially those in the Border States are to ensure strict enforcement of this directive“.
Story: Elizabeth Ereke