Nigeria cancels all contract for foreign production of e-passport
London, July 12, 2019 (AltAfrica)-Nigerian government has cancelled the printing of e-passports by all companies including foreign contracts
Henceforth, the responsibility for the production of Nigerian e-passport will be solely undertaking by the Nigerian Printing and Minting Company.
The Presidency, in a statement released by the Special Adviser to President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, said all existing contracts for printing passports elsewhere would not be renewed upon their expiration.
It said the Mint would take over completely the responsibility of printing the passport and related documents