The management of the National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) has announced that it will close their head offices located at Kololo ceremonial grounds to the public tomorrow, Thursday 9th September.
According to NIRA, the grounds have been set to host a key national event on the mentioned date. All client-related services will be temporarily shifted to their other offices in the five divisions of Kampala on the affected day.
“The technical staff at the Kololo office will be deployed to the various division offices to support operations there accordingly,” NIRA said in a statement.
The public has therefore been advised to access services such as National Identification (NID) including registration and issuance of cards, birth and death registration services like; dropping off forms and picking completed certificates through their respective division offices in Kampala.
The public has also been given the option of continuing to access NIRA services via online platforms.
The closure only affects citizens in Kampala. All other NIRA district offices across the country will continue to operate normally.
“Normal service to the public at the NIRA head office will resume on Friday 10th September,2021,” NIRA revealed.