Rave TV / News / FG grants 335 foreigners citizenship

FG grants 335 foreigners citizenship

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.

The Federal Government on Wednesday granted Nigerian citizenship to 335 foreigners who had earlier applied.

The 335 were chosen from the 500 applications received by the government.

Interior Minister Abdulrahman Dambazzau disclosed this to State House correspondents after the FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.

He said the approval followed the recommendation of an advisory committee which he chaired, comprising representatives of the Department of State Security and Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Justice.

Dambazzau said the committee received 500 applications for citizenship out of which 335 were granted. He also stated that those granted, 245 applied for citizenship by naturalisation and 90 by registration.

He said in considering the applications, the committee adhered to the revelant provisions of the constitution.

Did you find apk for android? You can find new Free Android Games and apps.

About Olalekan Ogunsuyi

Check Also

World Health Organisation elects Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as its next director-general

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins. Today the Member States of WHO …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please wait...
Send a message

Sorry, we aren't online at the moment. Leave a message.

Your name
* Email
* Describe your issue
Login now

Need more help? Save time by starting your support request online.

Your name
* Email
* Describe your issue
We're online!

Help us help you better! Feel free to leave us any additional feedback.

How do you rate our support?