Tag: Nigeria Customs Service

Tight security at Lagos airport ahead of Buhari’s visit

admin- April 24, 2019

A high number of security operatives were on Wednesday deployed to strategic positions at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, ahead of the working visit of ... Read More

Customs opens portal to recruit 3,200 officers

admin- April 16, 2019

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Tuesday officially announced plans to recruit 3,200 officers into the service. The Acting Deputy Comptroller-General of Customs in charge ... Read More

Rating of Nigerian customs worrisome

admin- September 12, 2018

Nigerian Customs By Uchenna Eletuo Nigerians have continued to pour uncomplimentary reactions to the recent world rating that placed the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) at ... Read More

Navy nabs rice smuggling ship

admin- June 18, 2018

Navy nabs boat with smuggled rice Navy has intercepted a ship smuggling contraband rice into from Cameroon as Nigeria resolves to shut its border with ... Read More

Customs Intercepts Tramadol Drugs Worth N4.6m

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2018

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted 465 packets of smuggled tramadol drugs worth N4.6 million on Sokoto-Illea road in Sokoto state. Mr Nasir Ahmad, ... Read More

Apapa Customs Command Sets Record of N31bn Revenue in One Month

Henry Solomon- February 2, 2018

The Apapa Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) generated N31 billion in January, up from N25.9 billion recorded in the corresponding period of 2017. ... 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

Apapa Customs Generates N36.2bn

Abdul Jimoh- December 13, 2017

Customs top officials face retirement The Apapa Command of the Nigeria Customs Service generated N36.22 billion in November, authorities of the command have said. The ... Read More

Customs Zone Hits N698bn Revenue In 10 Months, Targets N887bn By December – ACG Dahiru.

Abdul Jimoh- November 21, 2017

Hameed AliCustoms CG Mr Aminu Dahiru, the Assistant Comptroller-General, Nigeria Customs Service, Zone A, Lagos, on Tuesday announced that the zone generated N698 billion as ... Read More

N30 tn alleged revenue scam: Senate to hand firms to EFCC for prosecution

inno.korie- October 4, 2017

Senate says plans have been concluded to hand companies found culpable in its investigation into alleged N30 trillion revenue scam in the import and export ... Read More

Customs Intercept Another 2,671 Pump Action Rifles

Abdul Jimoh- September 21, 2017

Hameed AliCustoms CG The Tin-Can Island Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted 2,671 pump action rifles imported from Turkey through profiling approach. The ... Read More

Sallah: Customs On Alert To Prevent Importation, Sale Of Frozen Products

Abdul Jimoh- August 31, 2017

Nigeria Customs Impounds Goods Zone B of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Kaduna, has placed its personnel on alert to prevent smuggling and sale of ... Read More

Snakes importation: FG begins investigation to uncover importers -Ogbeh

inno.korie- July 28, 2017

The Federal Government says it has commenced investigation to uncover the importers of three consignments containing 140 species of snakes and 660 other animals imported ... 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

Nigeria Loses N9 bn Revenue Annually To Illegal Fish Importation ~ Association

Abdul Jimoh- April 12, 2017

Nigeria Loses 9 billion Naira On Illegal Fish Farming The Association of Indigenous Sea Food Stakeholders says the country loses N9 billion revenue annually to ... Read More

Customs Restricts Exit Of Rice From Free Trade Zones — Official

Abdul Jimoh- April 10, 2017

NCS On Free Trade Zone   The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said it has restricted the exit of rice from Free Trade Zones (FTZs ) ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns Two Over $167,900 Money Laundering

Abdul Jimoh- March 17, 2017

EFCC On Money Laundering The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on 16th March, 2017 arraigned Ojinnaka Emmanuel and Nwoke Juventus Uchenna before Justice Dugbo Oghoghrie ... Read More

Breaking: Nigeria Customs Dismisses 17 Officers

Tanimu- October 16, 2016

Hameed AliCG Nigeria Customs Wale Adeniyi, Abuja: Seventeen (17) Junior Officers of the Nigeria Customs Service have been dismissed from the Service for offences ranging ... Read More

N25.6b Generated Revenue At Tincan Island In September

Tanimu- October 9, 2016

Tin Can Island, Lagos Uche Ejesieme, Tin Can : The various strategic plans aimed at enhancing the Revenue collecting capacity of Tincan Island Port in ... Read More

N1.1b Generated Revenue At Seme For Month of September

Tanimu- October 9, 2016

Nigeria Custom Service Taupyen Selchang, Seme: The Nigeria Customs Service, Seme Command has generated N1, 129, 115, 213.23 (One Billion One Hundred and Twenty Nine ... Read More