Category: Opinion

What should be done to stop Customs officers doing the jobs of clearing agents?

To stop Custom officers from doing the work of clearing agents is to engage them and the way to engage them is by training and retraining of Nigerian Customs because...

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Do you think the proposed sale of national assets is the way out of recession?

As Nigeria seeks for solution to the disturbing economic recession, the federal government is canvassing the sale of national assets as possible way to raise funds and...

What is your view on the recommendation of the merger of Nigeria Customs Service and Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) by the National Tax Policy Review Committee?

It depends on what the administrative structure is for implementing it because to the extent that the recommendation proposes to merge their function and that they have...

Should the government probe the dredging of the Calabar port channel?

There is a lot of politics in the Calabar Channel dredging; it depends on who they awarded the contract to and who actually monitored the dredging whether they did it or...

Why is the Nigeria Customs Service not operating at night at ports?

It is easier to say something and not keep to it at the end of the day. Customs and other agencies might say they are ready to operate 24 hours, but when you get to the...

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What do you know about the maritime industry?

Nigeria as an oil producing and exporting country partakes in international trade. The maritime industry plays a major role in this and most of these transactions are...

Why is the Nigeria Customs Service not operating at night at ports?

It is easier to say something and not keep to it at the end of the day. Customs and other agencies might say they are ready to operate 24 hours, but when you get to the...

Should government ban the importation of fairly used cars?

Nigerian roads are filled with so many fairly used vehicles and because of the vision of the government on revamping the economy to boost local production,  the federal...

What should the Federal Government do to earn more Customs revenue in the last quarter of the year?

Government is to reverse some of the stringent measures like the foreign exchange rate because it is really affecting and biting hard on every Nigerian. The exchange...

What do you think can be done to transform the transport and logistics sector?

A lot needs to be done in the sector, like in the area of the ports. The congestion on the road to the port should be addressed and the bottlenecks removed. At a point...

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How can Nigeria earn more money from export?

Due to the economic recession and low revenue from importation, the government has decided to diversify into the non-oil sector as a way to boost the economy. Oluwatoyin...

What do you think can be done to transform the transport and logistics sector?

A lot needs to be done in the sector, like in the area of theports. The congestion on the road to the port should be addressed and the bottlenecks removed. At a point...