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28 Mar 2017
The Senate on Tuesday admitted that it bought a bulletproof Range Rover Sports Utility Vehicle ( SUV ) as had been reported in the media.
28 Mar 2017
The Federal Government plans to improve the ease of doing business, as it strategises to reduce the cumbersome checks and balances that hinder trade facilitation at the seaports, airports and boarders.
22 Mar 2017
The Senate on Wednesday called for the resignation Col. Hameed Ali (retd) as Comptroller-General of Customs, saying he was unfit to hold public office. The call followed a unanimous adoption of a four-point prayer at plenary and reading of a letter sent to the senate by the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Mr Abubakar Malami.…
21 Mar 2017
It is generally believed that Col. Ali is very close to President Muhammadu Buhari. If that is so, then, by his obstinacy, he is not serving fully well a President who has still not totally recovered from his ill-health.
15 Mar 2017
Dressed in a long white shirt, with black shoes and a cap to match, Ali, who arrived at the Senate at exactly 5.30 pm was accompanied by the chairman of the Committee on Customs Affairs, Hope Uzodinma.
12 Mar 2017
Stakeholders are of the view that Customs would be operating outside the procedures (Customs Legal Notice) if it goes ahead to impound old vehicles that have been registered over non-duty payment.
25 Feb 2017
The Federal High Court sitting in Kaduna, presided over by Justice S.M. Shuaibu, yesterday gave an interim order, forfeiting the 17 vehicles found in the warehouse of former Comptroller General of Customs...
22 Feb 2017
The sorry state of the ports scanners has continued to raise concerns among stakeholders, who insist that the Federal Government must probe the events that led...
19 Feb 2017
As the nation continues to contend with issues of safety and security, recent indications revealed that the nation’s point of entries, particularly the seaports...
16 Feb 2017
Most Nigerians may not be able to afford even essential medicines as the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) begins the implementation of 20 per cent duty on imported pharmaceutical products.
10 Feb 2017
It was reported, a few days ago, in almost all the national dailies, that the Nigerian Customs Service seized 49 boxes containing 661 pump action rifles unlawfully imported into Nigeria.
8 Feb 2017
The seizure exposed the many challenges that the customs has to contend with, particularly the level of corruption, lack of scanners and adequate technologies at the ports.


36 mins ago
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on Wednesday, said that the national grid has been shutdown following the industrial dispute by the two in-house unions in the company.
41 mins ago
The Naira on Wednesday appreciated against the dollar at the Investors and Exporters window, exchanging at N429.38.
46 mins ago
Former Gov. Emeka Ihedioha of Imo has identified unity, love, peace and reconciliation as fundamental ingredients for nation’s growth and development.
49 mins ago
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, on his 81st birthday.
2 hours ago
Onika Tara Maraj, popularly known as Nicki Minaj, has been giving hits back to back since her breakout song, Ludacris’s “My Chick Bad" where she had a guest verse. She’s known as the Queen of rap, and it appears no one is taking the crown from her anytime soon. Her fan base known as the…