Nigerian Govt Sacks Immigration Boss


The government has relieved Rosemary Chinyere Uzoma of her duties as the comptroller general of Immigration Service.
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Rose Uzoma

  • Nigeria:  Recruitment Saga - Immigration Boss Was Not Sacked, Nor Punished Says Moro

    This Day, 16 January 2013

    The Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro has clarified that the immediate past Comptroller-General of Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), Mrs. Mrs. Rose Chinyere Uzoma was ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Senate Begins Probe Into Bribe-for-Job Scandal

    This Day, 17 January 2013

    The Senate Wednesday mandated its Committees on Federal Character and Employment, Labour and Productivity to forthwith begin investigation into allegations of bribery and ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  FG Sends Immigration CG Packing

    Daily Trust, 15 January 2013

    The Comptroller General of Immigrations, Mrs Rose Uzoma has been directed by the Federal Government to commence her pre-retirement accumulated leaves read more »

  • Nigeria:  FG Sacks Uzoma, Immigration CG

    Vanguard, 15 January 2013

    Following allegations of skewed recruitment in favour of applicants from a certain section of the country and non-advertisement of its recruitment process, the Federal Government ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  FG Fires Immigration Boss Uzoma, Rilwan Musa Takes Over

    Leadership, 15 January 2013

    President Goodluck Jonathan has relieved Mrs. Rosemary Chinyere Uzoma of her duties as the Comptroller General of Immigration Service and has appointed Mr. Rilwan Bala Musa to ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Recruitment Saga - Immigration Boss Axed

    This Day, 15 January 2013

    The much publicised controversy trailing the alleged "secretive" recruitment by the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has climaxed with the retirement of the Comptroller General of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Bala Musa Takes Over As Immigration CG

    Leadership, 16 January 2013

    President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday sacked Mrs. Rosemary Chinyere Uzoma as the controller-general of the Nigeria Immigration Service. He hurriedly replaced her with Mr. Rilwan ... read more »