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Navy intercepts 759 bags of smuggled rice, hands over suspects to Customs

The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base, Ibaka, Mbo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State said it has impounded 759 bags of rice smuggled into the country from...

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Why we released man caught with 200 bags of smuggled rice – Customs

The Federal Operations Unit, Zone ‘A’ of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has explained why it released Adams Oghenetega who was caught with 200 bags of foreign...

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Customs seizes Dangote trucks, smuggled rice in Sokoto

The Controller of the command, Nasiru Ahmad, represented by the command’s spokesman, Magaji Mailafiya, said that the seizures were made last Thursday...

Customs impounds 377 bags of imported rice in Jigawa

Customs seizes 365 bags of smuggled rice in Sokoto

The Sokoto/Kebbi/Zamfara Area Command of Nigerian Customs Service on Thursday said it intercepted two trucks with 365 bags of foreign rice. The Controller of the...

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Customs destroys smuggled rice in Yola

The Nigeria Customs Service on Thursday destroyed hundreds of expired bags of imported rice, cartons of cigarettes, among others, in Yola. The Area Controller in charge...

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Navy intercepts 80 bags of smuggled rice

The Nigerian Navy said it has intercepted a boat carrying 80 bags of rice allegedly smuggled into the country from Benin Republic through waterways. A statement by the...

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Customs intercepts petrol tanker, 25 vehicles with smuggled rice 

The Ogun Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has impounded a petroleum tanker and 25 other vehicles loaded with imported smuggled rice along Idiroko axis....

Customs arrest bullion van with smuggled rice

Customs arrest bullion van with smuggled rice

  The Oyo/Osun Area Command of Nigeria Customs Service on Tuesday said it had arrested a Bullion Van concealed with imported smuggled rice. The command said it also...

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Customs arrest bullion van with smuggled rice

The Oyo/Osun Area Command of Nigeria Customs Service on Tuesday said it had arrested a Bullion Van concealed with imported smuggled rice. The command said it also made...

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‘One million tonnes of smuggled rice heading for Nigeria’

Smugglers of foreign rice are beginning to flood Nigerian markets with smuggled products as the yuletide season approaches and have warehoused over one million tonnes of...

Rice importation dips in 2018, says CBN

‘One million tonnes of smuggled rice heading for Nigeria’

Smugglers of foreign rice are beginning to flood Nigerian markets with smuggled products as the yuletide season approaches and have warehoused over one million tonnes of...

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Customs seize N1.3 bn smuggled rice, others, arrests 23

A total of N1.3 billion worth of smuggled items have been seized by a special team set up by Hamid Ali, Comptroller General [CGC], Nigeria Customs Service, two months...