President Muhammad Buhari has approved the extension of the tenure of the Comptroller General of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), Mr Isah Jere.
NIS Spokesman, Tony Akuneme, announced this in a statement on Friday in Abuja.
Akuneme stated that Jere would remain in office till May 29.
According to the statement, the approval is contained in a letter signed by Chief of Staff to President, Ibrahim Gambari.
According to him, Jere has since resumed duties at the Service Headquarters.
The tenure of the Comptroller-General initially ended on April 24.
The NewsZenith reports that Jere became the CG in September 2021 following the exit of his predecessor, Muhammad Babandede who retired the same month.
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