Ships & Ports

Customs car auction scam

Fish out issuers of fake import documents, stop seizing vehicles – Ndume charges customs

Former Senate Leader, Sen. Mohammed Ndume, on Wednesday advised the Nigeria Custom Service (NCS) to fish out the source of fake import duty documents issued to car...

Nigeria Minister udoma-udoma

Recession will end before December – Udoma

The ‎Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udo Udoma, on Wednesday said the current economic recession in the country will end before the year runs out. The...

OPEC president says oil market is correcting

Nigeria to cut stake in oil assets under Buhari’s growth map

  Nigeria plans to sell portions of its oil assets to help fund President Muhammadu Buhari’s four-year program to lift the economy from its worst slump in a...

merger of Customs, FIRS

Four feared dead as Customs shot at vehicle carrying 25 bags of rice

At least four persons were feared killed on Wednesday morning when men of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) shot at their vehicle containing 25bags of rice at Kobape,...

Several vehicles trapped at borders as ban on imports takes off

Vehicles Duty: Customs enforces April 12 deadline, cuts 60% for models below 2016

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has enforced the April 12 grace period it gave to those having uncustomed vehicles to pay duty while granting a 60 per cent rebate on...

Nigeria loses over N130bn to corruption at land borders

Nigerian traders say the country lost more than N130bn to corruption at its porous land borders in the past three months. According to the President, National...

SON arrests two Chinese for importing N5bn fake tyres

Two Chinese nationals in court over importation of fake tyres

Two Chinese nationals, Tao Shen and Jing Yau, were on Wednesday arraigned before Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court in Lagos, over charges bordering on...

Ethiopian Air dreamliner lands at Kad‎una airport

Ethiopian Air dreamliner lands at Kad‎una airport

  Ethiopian Air, at about 11:30AM on Wednesday landed at the Kaduna International Airport,signalling the commencement of scheduled international operations at the...

CUSTOMS-RICE

One feared killed in Ogun as Customs, alleged rice smugglers clash

One person who was alleged to be a rice smuggler was said to have been killed by the operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service along Siun-Sagamu-Abeokuta road this...

CBN auctions Chinese currency in first yuan sale

CBN to offer $100 mln in forwards on interbank market

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said on Wednesday it will sell $100 million in currency forwards on the interbank market to clear a backlog of dollar demand from business...

Do you support the diversion of flights to Kaduna airport over repair of Abuja airport runway? 

‘Flight diversion will boost hotel business in Kaduna’

The National Hotel Association of Nigeria, on Wednesday said that the diversion of flights from Abuja to Kaduna would boost hotel and other businesses in Kaduna state....

OPEC president says oil market is correcting

Award oil blocks, refineries’ licenses to oil communities – HOSTCOM tells FG

Oil-producing communities, under the auspices of Host Communities of Nigeria, Producing Oil and Gas (HOSTCOM) have called on the Federal Government to immediately...