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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…

Customs Seals Rice Warehouse, Auto Assembly Plants In Lagos

The Federal Operations Unit, Zone A of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has sealed a warehouse filled with foreign parboiled rice allegedly smuggled into the country and two auto dealers/assemblers in Lagos for infractions on their import transactions. In a statement by the Public Relations Officer of the unit, Jerry Attah, yesterday said the sealed…

Apapa Customs shatters revenue record, generate N35b in August

The Apapa Command of Nigeria Customs Service have made the highest collection of monthly revenue with a feat of N34,923,757,810.77 collected in the month of August 2016.   The figure is about N8b higher than the N27b collected in July this year. This collection is the highest monthly generated revenue/ collection made by any customs…