Inherent risks of faulty cargo scanners at seaports, borders
It came as a shock. Many could not believe it; even the reporters find it difficult to believe until it finally dawned on all that the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), actually intercepted 661 pump-action rifles outside the port in Lagos.
Buhari accuses Obasanjo of wasting $16b on power
President Muhammadu Buhari came hard on former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, accusing him of “bragging” he spent $16 billion on the power sector without anything to show for it.
Senate, Customs CG feud deepens
The lingering feud between the Senate and the Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Col. Hammed Ali (rtd) worsened yesterday as both parties engaged each other in hostile verbal exchanges.
Court nullifies Ndume’s suspension
The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday nullified the suspension of former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, from the Senate, describing it as illegal, unlawful and unconstitutional.
Ali’s wrong diagnosis, wrong prescription
Colonel Ali has given a lie to the notion, widely held, that you cannot look President Buhari in the face and tell him the truth. He has identified what he believes is wrong with the government.
Customs introduces AEO to streamline goods clearance
Irked by the influx of smuggling of arms and ammunitions into the country, the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has unveiled plans to introduce the Authorized Economic Operators...
Clearing agents fault customs for relaxing presidential order
Clearing agents, under the aegis of Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), said Ali might have acted ultra vires by making such declaration at the expense of the Presidency.
‘New cargo scanners to arrive in Nigeria next year’
The Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali, had earlier said the Service had presented a memorandum for approval to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) during the last meeting, and commenced the procurement process.