Nigerian Customs Service
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.
Suspected armed robbers kill two customs officers in Katsina
The Katsina State Custom Command of the Nigerian Customs Service has confirmed the killing of two of its officers by suspected armed robbers.
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 urges government to provide scanning machines to ease operation
He explained that all cargos are currently examined physically before release, which is often tedious and ineffective, especially as most containers are machine-packed at the point of origin.
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.
Physician testifies in journalist’s suit against customs over assault
A medical practitioner, Akintayo Akintoba, yesterday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that series of medical examinations were conducted on a battered journalist, Yomi Olomofe.
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.
Nigeria Customs wins 2017 Ships, Ports, Maritime Championship
Finalists in this year’s Ships, Ports and Maritime Football Championship, which ended at the National Stadium Lagos at the weekend got N1 million each in the completion won by the Nigerian Customs Service.