Nigerian Customs Service
FG recovered N140 billion from revenue leakages, says Senate
This disclosure was sequel to the consideration of the interim report of its Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport on investigation of the activities of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS).
Stakeholders urge swift action on cargo scanners
Sequel to the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) submission that new cargo scanners would arrive in Nigeria by next year, stakeholders in the sector have called for swift action by the Federal Government to ensure that the timeline is sacrosanct.
Arms smuggling may scare investors, experts warn
Sequel to the seizure of about 2,671 pieces of smuggled firearms within eight months, security experts have called for permanent deployment of security agencies to hot spots into Nigeria, in order to restore confidence in prospective foreign investors that have been scared by the recent development.
UN bodies, Nigeria and arms proliferation
It is worrisome that despite age-long unilateral and multilateral actions against arms proliferations especially around global flashpoints and vulnerable regions in Africa and the Middle East...
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...