For your information, if you need to travel abroad especially to the far eastern countries, a major requirement for visas, Police Character certificate has been increased from N4,000 to N40,000.
This newspaper can reliably inform you.
This is about 700 percent increase for those wishing to procure this certificate.
Some organisations in Nigeria also request the certificate before giving employment to applicants.
The document certifies that the holder has no criminal history in Nigeria, has not been convicted, and is not attempting to evade justice for crimes committed in the country.
This is more significate as more Nigerians are leaving the country for greener pastures abroad. Many Nigerians are migrating to next door countries like Togo and Ghana due to the hard economic situation in Nigeria.
At no time in Nigeria has Nigerians been desirous of leaving the country en-mass with its youth completely disillusioned and fed up.