Customs attributes delay in recruitment exercise to COVID-19
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has attributed the delay in processing the ongoing recruitment into the Service to the coronavirus pandemic.
Clearing agents condemn planned concession of scanners to foreigners
The Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), has criticised the planned concession of scanning machines at the port to foreigners. Vice-President, ANLCA, Kayode Farinto, in a chart with journalists...
Customs seizes N8b contrabands amid border closure
Notwithstanding the closure of Nigerian borders, the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), has made seizures worth over N8billion from the ongoing joint border security exercise...
FG adopts new measures to achieve 20% adult exclusion target by 2020
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said it has currently implemented more practical measures to reduce the percentage of adult Nigerians excluded from access to financial services and achieve 20 percent adult exclusion target by 2020.
Customs, firm bicker over seizure of controversial spoilt rice
The closure of Nigerian borders has elicited divergent views from stakeholders, but the seizure of contraband has been a common point of agreement.
How demand for custom duties on donated drugs denied Nigerians with cardiac cases free surgeries in Enugu
The demand for payment of custom duties or approval of waiver from the Federal Ministry of Finance has robbed over 20 indigent Nigerians with complex cardiac cases opportunity for free open heart surgeries at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Ituku –Ozalla, Enugu State.
Car dealers deplore clampdown on premises, say it’s counterproductive
The aggrieved car dealers, who had their marts raided by the Nigeria Customs Services (NCS), have bemoaned the action, which they described as counterproductive.
Nigeria Customs Service records higher seizures of rice, petrol
Barely three weeks into the intensive joint border patrol, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) yesterday, declared that the joint border security agencies have recorded massive seizures and arrests from its North West, North Central, South West, and South-South geopolitical zones of the country.