Tag: smuggling

Our Officers Visits to Abuja Hotel – Customs

AMT Tanimu- October 4, 2019

The attention of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has been drawn to misinformation making the rounds concerning the visit of our operatives to an Abuja Hotel ... Read More

Rice Concealed in Petrol Tank Intercepted By Customs

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2018

The Nigeria Customs Service, says it has arrested a suspect in Sokoto who allegedly smuggled 460 bags of imported rice concealed in a petrol tank. ... Read More

Baru Raises Alarm on Activities of Cross-Border Petrol Smuggling Syndicates

AMT Tanimu- January 25, 2018

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Wednesday raised alarm over the sustained nefarious activities of some cross-border fuel smuggling syndicates and ... Read More

Nigeria Customs Discover Fuel Smuggling Syndicate at Seme Border

AMT Tanimu- January 23, 2018

Taupyen Kashang, Lagos: The Customs Area Controller (Compt. Mohammed Aliyu A.) after welcoming the Pressmen to the Command disclosed that the achievement of the Command ... Read More

55,000 Litres of Petrol Intercepted by Custom at Seme Border

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 22, 2018

Aisha Cole: The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Seme Border Command, intercepted 2,200 jerry cans of smuggled of petrol with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) worth ... Read More

Osinbajo Blows Hot, Warns Neighbouring Countries

AMT Tanimu- November 28, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: Let me again thank you all for your attendance at this Quarterly Business Forum on agriculture, agribusiness, and the agro allied value ... Read More

NDLEA Smashes Cannabis Inter-State Smuggling Hub in Edo

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2017

The Edo Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has smashed a cartel that specialises in inter-state cannabis smuggling. Mr. Ofoyeju ... Read More

Customs Boss Task Officers On Curbing Smuggling

Abdul Jimoh- October 3, 2017

Edino Justice Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service, Hameed Ali has given a three month ultimatum to the officers an men of the service to ... 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

Heated Cross Fire Between Troops and Boko Haram Fish Smuggling Ring in Damasak

AMT Tanimu- May 13, 2017

Timothy Antigha, Abuja: Troops of 145 and 158 Task Force Battalions, 5 Brigade have smashed a fish smuggling ring perpetrated by Boko Haram terrorists to ... 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

Lead the Advocacy for Home-Made Nigerian Goods, VP Osinbajo Tells Textile Workers

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 13, 2015

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has charged the Textile Workers’ Union of Nigeria to do more on advocacy to encourage Nigerians to prefer ... Read More