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Insecurity; Senate Moves For Compulsory Citizenship Registration.

by Silverbird News24

Meanwhile, the Senate has urged the Federal Government to make citizenship registration in Nigeria compulsory for easy identification.

Addressing newsmen after adjournment of plenary on Tuesday, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Yemi Adaramodu said the move is part of the resolution reached during the interface with the Service Chiefs, Heads of Security Agencies and the Economic team.

He said Citizenship registration will help tackle the menace of identity fraud among other crimes.

He added that possible ways of strengthening the border security of the country against influx of criminal elements was also discussed at the meeting.

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