Customs raises alarm on employment scam
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has decried the spate of the fake list of employment being branded by Internet fraudsters.
Stakeholders seek urgent intervention in eastern ports
Stakeholders in the maritime sector have called for Federal Government’s intervention to make the seaports situated in the Eastern parts of Nigeria to be more attractive for port users.
Judiciary blamed for prison congestion
The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS) has blamed the judiciary for the congestion of its custodian facilities, formerly referred to as prison yards, in the country.
Indian national remanded over alleged N149.6 million fraud, attempted suicide
Justice Nicole Clay of a Lagos High Court, Igbosere, has ordered that an Indian national, Lokesh Parwani, who attempted suicide after he was arrested for alleged fraud worth N146 million be remanded in the facility of Nigerian Correctional Services (NCS), formerly Nigerian Prison Services (NPS).
‘How government loses billions to fraudulent clearing agents’
As the nation’s land borders remain closed by the Federal Government to curtail illicit trade, some clearing agents have resorted to taking advantage of the high volume of cargoes passing through the seaports to shortchange government in terms of duty payable.
Buhari, Atiku mourn Alex Akinyele, iroko of public relations
President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family of a former minister of Information, Chief Alex Opeyemi Akinyele, who passed away on Thursday night at the age of 81.
Customs impounds N68.85m worth of frozen food at Lagos airport
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) yesterday disclosed the seizure of two consignments of frozen foods valued at about N N68.85 million at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos.
Ghanaians enraged over border closure
Nigerians doing business in Ghana have been asked to quit their shops by Thursday, November 14, 2019, or be forcibly evicted in apparent retaliation against the Federal Government’s closure of the borders.
Maina’s ill-health: Correctional Service DCG seeks one week to brief court
Deputy Comptroller-General (DCG), Health and Social Welfare, Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS), H.B. Kori, on Thursday, appealed to the Federal High Court, Abuja, to give him a week, to respond to the court order on the true health status of Abdulrasheed Maina