Computer professionals task government on Fourth Industrial Revolution
Computer professionals have called on the Federal Government to lead Nigeria’s journey towards the realisation of the Fourth Industrial revolution, otherwise called, Industry 4.0.
Customs seizes 824 goods worth N413.3m in Seme
The Seme Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), said it made 824 seizures with a total value of N413.3million in the first half (H1) of 2020. Customs Public Relations Officer, Hussaini Abdullahi, in a statement, also said the Command contributed about N22.48million into the Federation
Clearing agents flay customs over bottlenecks in cargo clearance
Clearing agents under aegis of the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), have bemoaned the arbitrary demand notice slammed on importers
Shippers’ Council seeks CBN’s intervention to realise N7tr maritime potential
FG unveils task force on full implementation of GIFMIS The Nigerian Shippers Council (NCS) has appealed to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to intervene in infrastructure development of the nation’s maritime sector to enable the country to realise its economic diversification potential. Executive Secretary of NCS, Hassan Bello, explained that the maritime sector, which…
Customs, agents disagree on physical examination of cargoes
The acclaimed reduction of physical examination of cargoes at the seaports recently has pitched the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), against the clearing agents, as the quest for the digital process of clearance intensifies at the nation’s gateway. The Customs, had, during a webinar organized by Ships&Ports claimed that it has introduced several electronic processes that…
Pains of failed Executive Order linger at seaports
Hopes were raised amid optimism and expectations of better days ahead when the Presidential Order was declared at the nation’s seaports in 2017, but three years after, the whole thing came out in utter disappointment.
Court orders Kalu’s release, sanctions staff for forgery in suit against Ubah
Justice Mohammed Liman of the Federal High Court, Lagos yesterday ordered the Nigerian Correctional Services (NCS) to release former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu from prison.
Decongesting correctional centres at this time
The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS) reports that it has released 3,751 inmates consisting of convicts and persons awaiting trial.
Customs generates over N20 billion from Jan-April in Oyo, Osun
The Oyo/Osun Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) yesterday disclosed that it seized 310 drums of 100 litres each of 180 kegs of 25 litres each of Premium Motor Spirit...