Tag: Comptroller General

Customs Set to Investigate Illegal Importation of Military Wears

Henry Solomon- August 30, 2018

The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC), retired Col. Hameed Ali, has inaugurated a six-member investigative Committee to find out all those connected to the illegal importations ... Read More

How prison inmates enrolled for PhD

admin- April 19, 2018

It was a development worthy of emulation as two inmates of Kirikiri Prison in Lagos in spite of their incarceration to enroll for doctorate degrees ... Read More

Customs Boss Dissolves 2017 Compliance Team

Henry Solomon- February 1, 2018

Hameed Ali, the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has dissolved the 2017 compliance team and replaced it with a strike force. Mr Joseph ... Read More

Smuggling, Detrimental To Buhari’s Economic Policy – Saraki

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2017

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has identified smuggling of goods into the country as the greatest threat to the realization of the economic policies ... Read More

Ministry Of Interior Goes Proactive On Border Security In Nigeria

Henry Solomon- June 20, 2017

The Ministry of Interior has commissioned the 5th Border Corps of the Nigeria Immigration Service. This was made in a press release issued by the Press ... Read More

Comptroller General of Customs Hameed Ali Unveils Number For Easy Verification

AMT Tanimu- March 24, 2017

In line with his continuous efforts to make verification of Customs Duty Papers easy for members of the general public, the Comptroller General of Customs ... Read More

Customs Boss To Appear Before Senate Over Vehicle Duties

inno.korie- March 8, 2017

The Senate has ordered  the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali (retd), to appear before its Committee on Customs and Excise to explain ... Read More

NIS Collaborates with GIZ Police Program Africa-Nigeria in Building Capacity for Border Management

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 8, 2016

Ekpedeme King, Comptroller of Immigration Service PRO: The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on Wednesday 7th December 2016 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with GIZ Police ... Read More

Court Upholds The Appointment of Customs Boss

Henry Solomon- September 16, 2016

Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday dismissed a suit challenging the appointment of retired Col. Hameed Ali, as the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs ... Read More

News Summary: Violence Against Women, NAF Destroy New Boko Haram Camp, And All You Need to Know Today 31/8/2016

admin- August 31, 2016

VP Flags Off Digital Training For Nigerian Youths A strong signal is being sent to the world economic powers as four hundred Nigerian youths are ... Read More

NTA News Summary: FG is Ready for Talks on Chibok Girls – PMB; IDP’s Update; FG on Empowerments of Youths; Buhari on Economy and all you need to know today 29th August, 2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 29, 2016

President Buhari says FG is Ready for Talks on Chibok Girls President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated the preparedness of the Federal Government to discuss the ... Read More

IPCR, PBDP Hold National Workshop On Radicalization, Violent Extremism

admin- July 20, 2016

Disturbed by the rise in radicalization and violent extremism in Nigeria, Federal Government’s apex agency on matters of peace, conflict and security, the Institute for ... Read More

NIS Boss Directs Officers To Clear Backlog Of Passport Applications

Henry Solomon- June 14, 2016

The Comptroller-General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS),Muhammad Babandede, has given all Passport Control Officers (PCOs) nationwide 48 hours to clear all backlog of passport applications. He ... Read More

Anti-smuggling Activities: Customs Commend Media on Regular Coverage

inno.korie- March 12, 2016

Comptroller-General of Customs, Retired Col. Hameed Ali Comptroller Mohammed Umar, the Area Controller, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Ikeja, on Friday commended ... Read More

Customs Tin-Can Island Command Generates N24.4bn

Henry Solomon- November 26, 2015

Tin-Can Island Port, Lagos   Tin-Can Island Port Command of the Nigerian Customs Service has generated N24.4 billion so far in November.  Assistant Comptroller-General of ... Read More

Nigerian Customs Generates N747bn Revenue in Ten Months

Henry Solomon- November 10, 2015

Col. Hameed Ali (rtd), Comptroller-General of Customs The Nigeria Customs Service said it has generated over N747 billion as revenue between January and October, 2015. ... Read More

CG Customs Denies Sacking of 400 Officers, Visits Stakeholders to Drive Mandate

Henry Solomon- November 3, 2015

  Comptroller-General of Nigerian Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (Rtd) The Comptroller-General of Nigerian Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (Rtd) on Monday denies sacking of 400 officers ... Read More

Customs: 34 Officers Face Compulsory Retirement

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 30, 2015

Customs top officials face retirement According to the communique signed by the Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Customs Service, Wale Adeniyi, an imperative mandate as ... Read More