Aregbesola advocates proper biometric capturing of Nigerian citizens, migrants



The of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has stressed the need for proper biometric capturing of Nigerian Citizens and Migrants.

He said would effective internal security and socio-economic development in the country.

Mr Mohammed Manga, Director Press and Public Relations of the ministry, announced in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja.

Aregbesola disclosed when he received the management of the Nigeria Army Centre led by its Director General, Maj.- Gen. . Wahab (Rtd).

The noted that the anonymity of the Nigerian Citizenship and Migrants was worrisome.

He called on the Army Centre to join hands with relevant authorities to proper enlightenment of and men of the Nigerian Army and all those who use their facility.

“Without security in place, there can’t be any meaningful infrastructural development in any society, we need peace for development, recreation and our general well- is dependent on security,” he said.

Earlier, Wahab said his team was in the Ministry to honour the for keeping to the mandate of his Ministry of ensuring internal security and citizenship integrity.

Wahab said the team was at the ministry to also appreciate the Minister for honouring the centre’s invitation to declare its on-going in National Security Course in Abuja on Monday.

The minister was presented with an award for keeping to the mandate of his Ministry. (NAN)