Shulammite 'Foyeku

Dr. Boniface Aniebonam

Agents accuse Customs of destroying trade

Worried by the increasing rate of cargoes impounded by the Nigeria Customs Service in the past few months, the National Association of Government Approved Freight...

Comptroller Sanni Madugu

Customs boss escapes lynching by smugglers 

The Controller, Ogun State Command of the Customs Service (NCS) Sani Madugu, narrowly escaped being lynched after an attack on his convoy by suspected smugglers on...

Comptroller of Customs, Ahmed Azarema

Customs Compliance Team seizes N317m contraband 

The Comptroller-General of Customs Compliance Team, Zone C, says it confiscated N317 million worth of contraband between April and September. The National Coordinator...

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FG says no going back on yam export 

The Federal Government has said it will not relent in its yam export policy, which is aimed at attracting foreign exchange for the country. The Minister of Agriculture...

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Niger customs command generates N1.9b in 9 months

The Niger Area Command of Nigeria Customs Service has said it generated N1.9 billion from January to September. The Area Controller of the command, Benjamin Binga,...

CG Customs Hameed Ali

Customs sacks 61, retires 16 others for certificate forgery

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has dismissed no fewer than 61 officers for offences ranging from certificate forgery, improper examination and fraudulent release of...

Director General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Muda Yusuf

Proposed oil workers strike will cost Nigeria N150bn daily says LCCI

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) have said if the proposed strike by PENGASSAN and NUPENG is not averted, the economy would lose an estimated N150bn...

Hameed Ali

Customs seizes 497,279 bags of rice worth N3.8bn in two years 

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says it seized 497,279 bags of imported rice with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N3.8 billion between 2015 and August 2017. Customs...

Customs siezed-vehicle

Army soon to conclude investigation into vehicle smuggling by soldiers 

Two months after an officer of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) attached to the Federal Operations Unit, Zone A, Baba Nwaguyawo was crushed to death while attempting to...

Comptroller Sanni Madugu

Only stiff penalties, prosecution can curb smuggling, says Customs

Controller, Ogun State Command of Nigeria Customs Service, Comptroller Sanni Madugu has said that only stiff penalties and prosecution will deter smugglers from their...

Customs to commerce electronic cargo tracking in 2019- Ali

Agents accuse Customs of sabotaging Executive Order 

The Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agent (ANLCA) has advised the new Customs management team to bring their training to bear as career officers and work in...

land borders over rice smuggling 

Seme Customs raid houses, seize 2000 bags of smuggled rice

The Seme border area command of the Nigeria Customs Service said its operatives evacuated 2,300 bags of smuggled rice with a Duty Paid Value of N57million in various...