Nigerians Can Now Initiate Their Driver’s License Online

Must Read

2020 Brand Africa 100: These are the 10 most admired brands in Africa

NIKE RETAINS #1 IN AFRICA FOR THIRD YEAR IN A ROW AFRICAN BRANDS DROP BY OVER 60% IN...

List of Guaranty Trust Bank Sort Codes & Branches (with addresses) in Nigeria

The sort code is a number that usually identifies both the bank and the branch where an account is...

Top 10 Most Expensive Universities In Nigeria

For many Nigerians, high-quality higher education is a luxury. There are many private universities who are known not only...
Nigerians Can Now Initiate Their Driver’s License OnlineNigerians Can Now Initiate Their Driver’s License Online

In the spirit of the continuous revamping of processes of public ventures and ease of making transactions which has seen the Nigerian Immigration service launch a 48-hour online visa application system for businesspersons, the Federal Road Safety Corp has introduced a new and easier way of requesting and renewing driver’s license in all the states of the federation.

The improved means which was announced by the Director-General of Bureau of Public Service, Dr Joe Abah through his Twitter handle (@DrJoeAbah) has the official costs of a driver’s license at N6,350 for 3 years validity and N10,450 for 5 years validity.

Explaining the costs and the process, Dr Joe Abah stated the price above is solely for the license and not for any other thing. In essence, the process may incur other expenses which are by no means catered for in the 6,350, and 10,450 price groups respectively.

First-time applicants are expected, as a norm, to have gone through driving school where they must have taken driving tests and issued certificates of proficiency which will allow them to apply for the license. All costs incurred during this process are not covered by the license fee.

- Advertisement -

Dr Abah explained further that it is possible for Vehicle Inspection Officers who control the issuance of driving certificates at states level to charge certain amounts on certificates, which vary per states for driving certificates, different from the license fee. The state internal revenues board may also charge certain amounts for each license. This also varies by state. Taking driving lessons and tests are the normal procedure for the procurement of a driving license. The will to fraudulently bypass this process is taken as the main reason some applicants pay touts and fake officers double the stipulated fees.

Read Also:  FRSC Set To Impound The Following Vechicles

The process for renewal is similar to that of new applicants except for the tests and certificates. For renewals and new applications, motorists are to log on to www.nigeriadriverslicence.org where they would initiate their renewal and pay the appropriate fees. The data page is then to be printed and taken to the nearest FRSC office for the necessary confirmations and affirmations.

In all this, however, the interesting part is that the application can now be self-initiated, with only minor confirmations, certifications, and tests to be completed at the branches of the Federal Road Service Corp. This will not only fast-track the process of applying for a license, it blocks, to an extent, avenues for corrupt officials to extort Nigerians.

Read Also:  Nigerians Can Now Get Their Driver's License Online

 

- Advertisement -

 

(VenturesAfrica)

- Advertisement -
Nigerians Can Now Initiate Their Driver’s License OnlineNigerians Can Now Initiate Their Driver’s License Online

Subscribe to BrandSpur Ng

Subscribe for latest updates. Signup to best of brands and business news, informed analysis and opinions among others that can propel you, your business or brand to greater heights.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Nigerians Can Now Initiate Their Driver’s License OnlineNigerians Can Now Initiate Their Driver’s License Online

Latest News

Southco Releases New Display Mount Series Designed for Static Applications

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 28 May 2020 - Southco Asia Ltd., a subsidiary of Southco Inc., a leading global provider of...

GEODIS Supports Rising Medical Company LabMed To Supply Health Protection Goods to Europe And North America

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 28 May 2020 - The Singapore based enterprise LabMed has entrusted global logistics company GEODIS to support the company's growing activity in...

AI and Data Platform, SENTIENT.IO closed Series A Round led by Japanese digital media enterprises

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 27 May 2020 - Sentient.io, AI (artificial intelligence) and Data Platform backed by the national technology research institution in Singapore, A*STAR and...

Trend Micro Research Finds Trust Lacking Within the Cybercriminal Underground

Report details changing tactics and global demand for new malicious services like Deepfake ransomware and AI bots HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 27 May 2020 - Trend...

Nigeria: Transport fare Within City Soared By 8.21% in April – NBS

In its Transport fare Watch report for April 2020 on Wednesday, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the average fare paid by commuters...
- Advertisement -
BrandsPur Weekly Cartoons
- Advertisement -Nigerians Can Now Initiate Their Driver’s License OnlineNigerians Can Now Initiate Their Driver’s License Online