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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....

Nigeria's North East border compromised — Customs officer 

Ghanaian lawmaker laments effects of Nigeria’s border closure 

  Ghanaian lawmaker, Clement Humado, said that the closure of Nigeria border, especially Nigeria-Benin border was affecting his country’s trade because several...

Use technology, not border closure, to control smuggling – AFREXIM

  Nigeria should use technology to control smuggling instead of closing its land borders, the President of Africa Export-Import Bank (AFREXIM), Prof Benedict...

Nigeria's North East border compromised — Customs officer 

Nigerians will benefit from border closure — Minister

  The Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mustapha Baba-Shehuri, says Nigerians would benefit from the closure of the country’s land borders...

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Read what APM Terminals said about impact of border closure on seaport 

  We have recently experienced a substantial increase in volume of containers arriving through the seaports. This positive development can be attributed to various...

Border closure: Customs now rakes in N5.8bn a day — Ali

Ali: Border closure made China great 

  The Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Hameed Ibrahim Ali, has said that the closure of Nigeria’s land borders is an action taken...

Ghanaian president, Nana Akufo-Addo

Ghanaian president to engage Nigeria over border closure 

  Ghanaian president, Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday said he was still hopeful that talks between his country and Nigeria over the closure of the Nigerian land borders...

Rice: Customs rejigs anti-smuggling strategy

Border closure will enhance AfCFTA — Attah

  Joseph Attah is the Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Customs Service. He also doubles as the spokesman of the joint border security operation. In this...

Trading remains restricted at Seme border on third day 

Maximising gains of border closure through import duty reduction

  There is no doubt that Nigeria’s border closure, especially the Benin-Seme border, has dealt a severe blow to the thriving vehicles smuggling business across...

Osinbajo begs Nigerians to bear with FG over border closure

Osinbajo begs Nigerians to bear with FG over border closure

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday begged Nigerians to bear with the government over the closure of the border with neighbouring countries. Osinbajo speaking...

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Transport union blames border closure for members’ job loss

The West Africa Road Transport Union (WARTU) says most of its members have become jobless since the closure of Nigeria’s land borders with neigbouring Benin and Niger....

Border closure not enriching us — Rice farmers 

Border closure not enriching us — Rice farmers 

  The National President, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Aminu Goronyo, says the closure of Nigeria’s land borders is not to enrich rice farmers but...