Nigerian Customs Service
Customs reduces checkpoints nationwide
The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has reduced its checkpoints to about 34 across the nation’s strategic routes, in line with the Federal Government’s Ease of Doing Business agenda.
Customs to sanction 61 ‘briefcase’ agents at seaports
The NSC, in a statement signed by the Acting Comptroller, Inspection, Abdullahi I.A, at the weekend, directed the 61 affected agents to appear before it or face the full weight of the law.
Customs orders removal of illegal checkpoints
The directive is contained in a circular CNS/ENF/ABJ/032/S.35, issued yesterday, in Abuja, by the Acting Deputy Comptroller of Customs in charge of Enforcement, Inspection and Investigation, Mr. A. Dangaladima.
Auctioneers charge government agencies on reform model in industry
The Certified Institute of Auctioneers (CIA) Nigeria, has called on the Nigerian Customs Service, and other government agencies to adopt a reform model to regulate the auction industry as well as to reduce the incidence of corruption...
Customs seize suspected harmful drugs smuggled from India
The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) on Wednesday said it had intercepted pharmaceutical products suspected to be unfit for human consumption and other contraband suspected to have been smuggled from India
Disappointment as customs e-Auction encounter hitches
For about 19 hours yesterday, many Nigerians and prospective bidders of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) electronic auction (e-auction) programme were disappointed as the online page refused to come up live.
Mixed feelings as Customs begin e-auction July 1
“The portal is now fully networked to designated banks to ensure money accruing from the auction gets to the Central bank of Nigeria Treasury Single Account for transparency and accountability,”
Mohammed to remodel FOU Zone A operations to tackle smuggling
The new Comptroller, Federal Operations Unit, Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Zone A, Uba Garba Mohammed, has pledged to strategically remodel its operations to curtail the menace of smugglers.