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Bayelsa State Immigration Office Deny Bayelsa United and Journalists Passport

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By Jonathan Tolu

Some of officials of Bayelsa United football and journalists may miss the CAF Confederation Cup opener against As Ashanti Golden Boys of Guinea in Conakry on Sunday.

Some club official have applied for the international passport two weeks ago but yet to be issued the passport by the Bayelsa immigration office.

According to reports that passport booklets are not available but it was understood that the Bayelsa immigration office still issue out passport to people on a high cost rather than the stipulated amount.

Our correspondent who was at the immigration office on Monday gathered that passport are been issued out on black market price of 80 thousand to 100 thousand after the initial payment.

However four officials of Bayelsa United and journalists attached to cover the game in Conakry are yet to get their denying them of traveling to Guinea cover the encounter.

When contacted the comptroller immigration Bayelsa State command refuse to comment of the matter.

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