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Customs Intercepts 2800 Bags Of Expired Rice In Lagos

The Seme Area command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) intercepted and destroyed 2800 bags of smuggled expired foreign parboiled rice. The expired rice which was disclosed by the Customs Area Controller of the command, Compt. Mohammed Aliyu in a press release made available to joirnalists by the Public Relations Officer, Taupyen Selchang worth N49million…

Customs FOU Generates N5.9bn In 2017, Warns Importers Against Smuggling

The Customs Area Controller (CAC) of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A, Compt Mohammed Uba Garba has warned Importers and smugglers to desist from bringing banned items into the country. He stated this yesterday in a press statement made available to journalists yesyetday by the Public Relations Officer Of the unit, Jerry Attah saying…

Customs, NDLEA Demand Whisky, Cigarette From Shipmasters At Ports – UK Magazine

A United Kingdom based publication, Guide to Port Entry has accused government officials of seeking bribes and gratifications before clearing vessels for berthing at Lagos seaports. The publication is the most accurate and comprehensive port information resource which assists crew in planning port calls to over 11,400 global commercial ports and terminals. The book features…

Anxiety As Customs Intercepts Fresh 440 Rifles At Lagos Port

The Tin Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, yesterday intercepted a total 440 pieces of pump action rifles imported from Turkey. The pump actions of various designs were concealed in a 20 foot container laden with Plaster of Paris popularly called (POP) and were impounded on Monday 22nd May 2017. Recall that the…

Several Officers Missing As Smugglers Burn Customs Patrol Van in Ogun

Less than a week after vehicle dealers attacked officers of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), in Kaduna burning their patrol van, officers of the service once again came under another attack in the hands of daredevil smugglers in Ogun. In this renewed attack at the Toll-gate end of Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, operational vehicle of the service…