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29 Nov
Officers of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone B of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) in Kaduna State confiscated 61 smuggled Sports Utility Vehicles with fake government plate numbers. According to the FOU Comptroller, Dalha Wada, on Tuesday, the smuggled vehicles were confiscated from smugglers at different locations in the North-Central and North-West zones. Wada…
29 Nov
The Nigeria Customs Service, Niger/Kogi Command, yesterday, said it has recorded seizures and detention of 11 exotic vehicles. The Customs Area Controller, Niger/Kogi Command, Busayo Oluwalagbemiga, disclosed this during a press briefing at the command headquarters in Minna.
21 Nov
The Customs Area Controller, Adamawa/Taraba area Command, Comptroller Salisu Abdullahi, has said the command had recorded 19 seizures of assorted items such as 15,449 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) with a cumulative Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N13,749,110.35. Abdullahi stated this during a press briefing held on 17 November 2023 at The headquarters of…
13 Nov
The Nigeria Customs Service in Oyo/Osun Command intercepted Cannabis Sativa (Marijuana), a Dane gun, and other items worth over N51.1 million.
8 Nov
The Kwara Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) generated the sum of N5,992,300,562.73 between June and October, an official said on Tuesday in Ilorin. The Customs Area Controller, Kwara Command, Comptroller Kehinde Ilesanmi, disclosed this during a news conference. He said the amount generated within the period under review surpassed what was generated in the…
20 Oct
.FG takes over 12,000 hectares of land for Abuja second runway The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) minister, Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, has rejected the request by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) that its revoked plot of land be reversed. Wike told the Acting Comptroller-General of the NCS, Bashir Adewale Adeniyi, who paid him a courtesy call…
1 Oct
The acting Comptroller-General of Customs, Bashir Adewale Adeniyi, has expressed his administration’s readiness to collaborate with foreign and domestic traders, stating that his main priority is to take proactive measures to facilitate trade. Adeniyi spoke when he received the delegation of ZGM Investment Group of Companies Limited, a coordinating firm of the Ogun Guangdong Free…
1 Sep
The Edo and Delta Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service generated a total sum of N30,638,073,795.75 from January to August 2023. Customs Area Controller, Comptroller Babatunde Olomu said this in a statement on Thursday. According to Olomu, the service remitted same to the Federation and Non-Federation Accounts of the Federal Government. "When compared to…
30 Aug
The Kebbi State Command of the Nigeria Customs has seized 371 laptops, two parcels of Cannabis sativa, 98 packs of diazepam, 10 sacks of snuff, 1080 pieces of donkey skin, 37 bags of foreign parboiled rice, 300 litres of Premium Motor Spirit ....
15 Aug
The Ogun Area 1 Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has intercepted 1,245 live ammunition concealed in 203 Bags of foreign rice abandoned in a bush path at Tombolo Junction, near Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State. Briefing journalists on Monday at Customs House in Abeokuta, Customs Area Controller, Comptroller Bamidele Makinde, said…
15 Aug
Acting Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Bashir Adewale Adeniyi, yesterday, expressed the agency’s readiness to give back to the society by assisting orphanage homes and other organisations in the country. Adeniyi, who revealed the service’s commitment to social responsibility and its desire to contribute towards the betterment of Nigerian society, said the…
3 Aug
The Assistant Comptroller-General of Customs, Mohammed Auwal, has said the Apapa Area Command of the Service collected a total of N540,431,401,641 as revenue from January to July 2023. Spokesperson CSC Abubakar Usman in a statement said Auwal made this known at a farewell session with senior officers of the command. Auwal, who until Friday, July…

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