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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...

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Lai Mohammed: Nigerians must endure pains of border closure

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says ” there is no gain without pain” and Nigerians must endure the temporary effects of the border...

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Border closure not sustainable solution to smuggling, MAN tells FG

  Director General, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) Segun Ajayi- Kadiri, has said that the decision of the Federal Government to shut the nation’s land...

Border closure: Nigeria grants temporary passage to Ghanaian goods 

Border closure: Nigeria grants temporary passage to Ghanaian goods 

  Ghana and Nigeria have agreed on the creation of a temporary corridor on Nigeria’s western border with Benin Republic where Ghanaian goods in transit can pass...

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Border closure: LCCI laments supply chain disruption, losses

  The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has raised concerns over the losses and supply chain disruption suffered by genuine business entrepreneurs since...

FG mulls increase in VAT, excise duties

Finance Minister defends border closure 

  The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, says the nation will not be able to reach 80 per cent revenue performance for 2019, adding...

Border closure: Niger Republic frets, bans rice export to Nigeria

Border closure: Niger Republic frets, bans rice export to Nigeria

  Niger Republic has banned the exportation of rice to Nigeria following the closure of nation’s borders. This was disclosed by the Comptroller-General of Customs,...

Niger Republic bans rice export to Nigeria

Border closure: Niger Republic frets, bans rice export to Nigeria

  Niger Republic has banned the exportation of rice to Nigeria following the closure of nation’s borders. This was disclosed by the Comptroller-General of...

Border closure and unintended consequences

Border closure and unintended consequences

  The recent closure of Seme Border, the popular Nigerian border with Benin Republic, has observably been yielding the intended benefits. Smuggling of items into...

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FACT CHECK: Was Customs CG correct on increased revenue generation after border closure?  

  The Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali, on Wednesday told members of the National Assembly that the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has been raking in...

Oshiomhole backs FG on extended border closure

Oshiomhole backs FG on extended border closure

  The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomole, has said that Nigerian borders with neighbouring countries should remain closed...

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

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

  The Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali, on Wednesday told members of the National Assembly that the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has been raking in...