Patience Danjuma

Finance Ministry denies knowledge of NNPC’s $3.5bn subsidy fund

FG eyes N97 per litre fuel for Nigerians 

  The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, on Thursday said that the Federal Government was planning on making fuel available at N97 per litre,...

Buhari signs 2019 budget 

Buhari signs 2019 budget 

  President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the N10.59 trillion 2020 appropriation bill into law. The president signed the budget document into law on Tuesday in the...

Senate confirms all 43 ministerial nominees

Senate probes collapse of indigenous shipping 

  The Senate on Wednesday mandated its Committees on Local Content, Legislative Compliance and Petroleum Downstream to investigate the influx of foreign vessels...

FEC approves portal for import duty exemptions, vehicle identification 

  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the development of a portal for the management of import duty exemptions and vehicle identification...

Ali seeks separate budget for Customs college  

Ali seeks separate budget for Customs college  

  The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Hameed Ali, has appealed for a separate budget for Customs Command and Staff College, Gwagwalada for...

Border closure benefits surpass inflation, says Lai Mohammed

Border closure benefits surpass inflation, says Lai Mohammed

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said that the benefits of closing the land borders are more than the disadvantage of rising inflation....

Border closure: Customs now rakes in N5.8bn a day — Ali

Ali vows to sack Customs officers living above salaries

  The Comptroller-General, Nigeria Customs Service, Hameed Ali, has said that he will sack any officer living above their legitimate earnings and found to be involved...

Customs to commerce electronic cargo tracking in 2019- Ali

Customs revenue hits N1trillion in nine months

  The Nigeria Custom Service (NCS) said it realised revenue of N1.002 trillion between January and September 2019. The revenue was generated from import duty, levy,...

Again, Customs officers kill suspected smuggler in Ogun

Senate probes extra-judicial killings by Customs

  The Senate has directed its Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff to investigate the recent extra-judicial killings of some residents of Idiroko/Ipokia...

Hadi-Sirika

Sirika: Why Arik is not fit for national carrier

  The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has said that the Federal Government has no intentions to convert Arik Air into a national carrier. Fielding questions from...

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi

Amaechi defends budget, denies attack on train 

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi denied reports that a train was shot at, saying that nobody shot at any train. Speaking yesterday in Abuja when he presented...

Hameed Ali

Customs bans import, export of goods through land borders

  The Comptroller-General of Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Hameed Ali, says no item can be imported or exported through the nation’s land borders anymore.  Ali...