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Fresh controversy trails Ibaka deep seaport project

Controversy has continued to trail claims by the Akwa Ibom State government that the proposed Ibaka deep sea port project would be delivered in 2015. While the state...

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ANLCA makes u-turn; seeks reintroduction of Customs benchmark policy

There are indications that the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) may soon revert to the use of benchmark as National President of the Association of Nigerian Licensed...

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Maersk Line books $1.5bn profit in 2013, despite lower rates

AP Moller Maersk reported a 6% slide in group profits to $3.77bn in 2013, but its container line Maersk Line improved profitability in a tough market. The Danish...

Clearing agents accuse Customs of delaying exit of containers at Lilypond

Stakeholders operating at the Lilypond Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service met on Wednesday  to discuss the challenges militating against the smooth flow of...

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NEXIM harps on removal of non-tariff barriers on regional trade

The Managing Director Nigerian Export–Import Bank (NEXIM), Mr. Roberts Orya, has said that the ongoing Borderless Alliance conference in Lagos has potentials to...

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Govt agencies brainstorm on Shippers Council’s new role

The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of FMOT, Engr. Nebolisa Emordi, on Monday met with representatives of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), the Ministry of...

ANLCA president, Shittu declares interest in second term

ANLCA president, Shittu declares interest in second term Says one good term deserves another National President of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents...

Amiwero accuses NAGAFF of fuelling crisis in NCMDLCA

The President, National Council of Managing Director of Licensed Customs Agents (NCMDLCA), Lucky Amiwero, has accused the National Association of Government Approved...

…factional scribe urges customs to return benchmark policy

Factional National Secretary of the National Council of Managing Directors of Licensed Customs Agents (NCMDLCA), Benneth Ndee, has charged the Nigeria Customs Service to...

Customs impounds contraband worth N85.68m

Illegally imported goods valued at N85.68m have been impounded by the Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘C’ of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS). The goods were...

Controller FOU says customs winning war against rice smuggling

Even with the influx of smuggled rice into the Nigerian market, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) claims it is winning the war against illegal importation of the...

Okonjo-Iweala: FG will reduce import tariff on rice

Okonjo-Iweala: FG will reduce import tariff on rice Replies critics of waiver policy The Federal Government is to review the current tariff policy on imported rice, the...