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Immigration arrests six traffickers, victims at Seme border

Immigration arrests six traffickers, victims at Seme border

  Officials of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) at the Seme Border have arrested six human traffickers and their victims. The NIS stated that confessional...

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Buhari: Why I closed Seme border

  President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria’s border with Benin Republic, popularly known as Seme border was partially closed to check smuggling activities. The...

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari: We closed Seme border to curb rice smuggling

    President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria’s border with Benin Republic, popularly known as Seme border was partially closed to check smuggling activities....

Trading remains restricted at Seme border on third day 

Trading remains restricted at Seme border on third day

  Transit goods worth billions of naira meant for importation and exportation are still trapped at Seme border as the joint military exercise embarked upon by the...

VIDEO: FG shuts Seme border 

VIDEO: FG shuts Seme border 

The Federal Government reportedly shut Seme Border, which is Nigeria’s border with Benin Republic, on Tuesday.  The busy border was said to have been shut after...

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Vehicle smuggling through Seme border records sharp decline

Controller, Seme Border Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, Comptroller Muhammed Uba, has said that there has been a decrease in the smuggling of vehicles...

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Customs take delivery of new cargo scanner at Seme border

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and its Beninoise counterpart have taken delivery of a new cargo scanning machine donated by the European Union at the Economic...

Buhari to commission Abuja light rail Thursday

Buhari to visit Seme border tomorrow 

By Patience Danjuma  President Muhammadu Buhari will be heading to Seme, in Lagos state on Tuesday. Habib Aruna, who is the Chief Press Secretary to Lagos Governor,...

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Customs mulls plan to raise security at Seme border

The Seme area command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NSC), has intensified its security plans to checkmate trans-border crimes, such as illicit drugs, human trafficking...

Customs officers on night patrol

Customs mulls plan to raise security at Seme border

The Seme area command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NSC), has intensified its security plans to checkmate trans-border crimes, such as illicit drugs, human trafficking...

Illegal migrants: Police intercept 84 at Seme border

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, said on Thursday in Ikeja, that 84 illegal immigrants were apprehended within the Seme border axis. The...

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Rice smuggling thrives in spite of ban

The smuggling of rice through the land borders has continued to thrive in Badagry area of Lagos State in spite of the Federal Government’s ban on the practice. Markets...