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FG To Retain Passports Of Travellers To Nigeria by donaldeke(m): 9:30pm On Jun 12
Citizens of Nigeria or foreigners coming into Nigeria will henceforth leave their passports with the Nigeria Immigration Service for two weeks, till their health status is verified.

In a circular dated June 10, 2020 and addressed to all diplomatic, consular and international organisations accredited to Nigeria, it was gathered that only those with diplomatic passport are exempted from the new directives.

The circular with reference number BW/20/CIR.LET/III/2020 reads;

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Re: FG To Retain Passports Of Travellers To Nigeria by HoliMaree: 3:37am On Jun 13
Re: FG To Retain Passports Of Travellers To Nigeria by Lexusgs430: 7:20am On Jun 13
When you return for your passport, they start telling you stories.........

I would never trust any governmental department, with a dead dog, let alone my international passport..........
Re: FG To Retain Passports Of Travellers To Nigeria by Petyprincess(f): 7:47am On Jun 13
till their health status is verified

Please I'm not understanding this,i know foreigners get visa on arrival to Nigeria,so does it mean they dnt submit their medical report online or undergo any online interview? I find it ridiculous for a country to hold passport for two weeks until your medical checkup is confirmed.
Some countries you have to upload your medical report visiting nd after arriving the country you still have to undergo another test bt never heard of them seizing passports till your checkup is confirmed

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