‘Porous borders, ECOWAS protocol hindering fight against smuggling’
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has identified porous borders and improper implementation of the ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States) protocol on transit by neighbouring countries as major hindrances to fight against smuggling.
Customs plans auction of overtime cargoes at ports soon
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has begun arrangement to place some of the overtime cargoes at ports for auction in the next “few weeks.”
Customs service warns smugglers to close shop in 2018
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has declared total war against the daredevil smugglers along the nation’s land borders this year, warning them to steer clear of the illicit trade.
Customs generates over N49m on e-auction
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said it generated N49 million on e-auction platform and recorded 254 winners in four weeks across the country.
Customs suspends controversial duty policy on old vehicles
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has suspended the implementation of its policy for duty payments on old vehicles, in order to resolve issues with the Senate Committee on Customs.
Customs boss gives car owners one-month grace to pay duty
The agency’s Acting Public Relations Officer, Joseph Attah, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) yesterday in Abuja that the one-month grace holds from March 13 to April 12.