Patience Danjuma

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...

Border closure: Niger Republic frets, bans rice export to Nigeria

Border closure: Niger Republic frets, bans rice export to Nigeria

  Niger Republic has banned the exportation of rice to Nigeria following the closure of nation’s borders. This was disclosed by the Comptroller-General of Customs,...

Hameed Ali

Car dealers kick, demand release of vehicles seized by Customs 

  The Association of Motor Dealers of Nigeria (AMDON) has asked the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to release the vehicles of its members seized by Customs officials...

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari appoints LBS lecturer as head of new economic team 

  President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed an economics lecturer at the Lagos Business School (LBS), Prof. Doyin Salami, to head the newly formed Economic Advisory...

Xenophobia: Air Peace offers Nigerians free flights from South Africa

  Air Peace has offered free flights to Nigerians willing to return from South Africa over the xenophobic attacks in the country. Spokesman of the Ministry of...

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari: Why I closed Seme border

  President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria’s border with Benin Republic, popularly known as Seme border was partially closed to check smuggling activities. The...