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Pirates free 19 sailors kidnapped off Benin 

Pirates free 19 sailors kidnapped off Benin 

  19 crew members of the oil tanker Duke, who were kidnapped by pirates off Benin Republic in mid-December 2019, have been released while one seafarer died in...

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Officials establish contact with 20 Indian sailors abducted off Benin 

  The Indian High Commission to Nigeria says contact has been established with pirates who kidnapped 20 Indian seafarers from a tanker off Benin Republic with all crew...

Nigeria, Benin, Niger set up joint border patrol  

Nigeria, Benin, Niger set up joint border patrol  

  Nigeria, the Republic of Benin and Niger, have established a joint border patrol team comprising the Police, Customs, Immigration of the tripartite countries to...

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Emefiele: Niger, Benin must engage Nigeria before border reopens

  The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, on Monday insisted that neighbouring countries must engage with Nigeria before the Nigerian...

Ogun Customs seizes 343 smart phones smuggled from Benin

Ogun Customs seizes 343 smart phones smuggled from Benin

The Ogun Area Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has seized 343 pieces of Itel smart phones smuggled into the country from Benin Republic. According to a press...

Ogun Customs generates N1.12bn in November

‘Nigeria, Benin cross-border collaboration will curb trans-border crimes’

Controller, Ogun Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, Comptroller Michael Agbara, has said that the recent joint border summit between Nigeria and Benin Republic...

Customs collects N140.4bn revenue in August

How Customs server messed up launch of Nigeria, Benin connectivity platform

There was network failure on the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) server during the launch of the Nigeria, Benin bilateral connectivity platform last week at the Economic...

PHOTOS: Gov Obaseki, other dignitaries storm Benin as ship owners President, Ogbeifun buries mum 

It was a celebration of life well spent as the President, Ship Owners Association of Nigeria (SOAN), Engr.Greg Ogbeifun buried his mother, Deaconess Cecilia Ogbeifun who...

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FG considering Lagos-Benin-Warri-Onne coastal rail line project – Amaechi

The Federal Government on Tuesday said it’s working on the construction of a coastal rail line from Lagos, through Ijebu Ode, Ore and Benin City, to Onne Port in...

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Protesters sack Customs post over killing of bus driver in Benin

Angry protesters sacked the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) post at Ovbiogie village in Ovia North East Local Government over the killing of a commercial driver by...

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Customs kills driver in Benin over two bags of rice

Angry protesters sacked the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) post at Ovbiogie village in Ovia North East Local Government over the killing of a commercial driver by...

Buhari: Nigeria, Benin to work closely on joint border facility

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Seme pledged that Nigeria will work closely with the Republic of Benin to ensure the success of the newly inaugurated Seme-Krake...