Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria Customs Service’

Customs Service intercepts 440 Pump Action rifles at Lagos Port

Acting on intelli­gence report, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Mon­day night intercepted 440 pieces of Pump Action rifles at the Tin Can Island Port (TCIP) in Lagos. The import allegedly originated from Turkey. Displaying the guns to newsmen at the TCIP Customs Command on Tuesday, the Coordinator of Customs Zone ‘A’, Assis­tant Comptroller-General, Monday […]

HAMEED ALI | The Arrogance And Bigotry Of An Ethnic Champion

By Femi Fani-Kayode   Retired Colonel Hameed Ali, the comptroller-general of the Nigerian Customs Service, is a proud and stubborn man. His disdain for others and insufferable arrogance is not only vexatious to the spirit but also downright nauseating. Someone should remind him that the Holy Bible says “the Lord resists the proud and exalts […]

BLOOD OF GOD !!!! Customs Intercepts Container filled with Pump action Rifles (PHOTOS)

Nigeria Customs Service intercepts a huge cache of pump action rifles concealed in 40ft container in Lagos. See pictures below

Kano/Jigawa Customs generates over N8Bn in 2016

Despite the econom­ic meltdown, The Kano—Jigawa Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service generated over N8, 700,501,117.78 as revenue in the year 2016. According to the Comp­troller in charge of the Com­mand, Mr. Mathias Abutu, the command through its anti-smuggling unit inter­cepted over 180 seizures of various contrabands, with duty value put at N351, 640,183.00, […]

Revenue from Apapa Command dips by N2Bn

The revenue strives of the Apapa Com­mand of the Nigeria Customs Service dipped by N2b in September 2016 as it could only collect N32,947,903,912.38. Worried by the outcome, the Customs Area Controller of the command, Willy Eg­budin has called on his men to ensure they do their job well to increase collection through appropriate valuation, […]

Ban on Rice Importation not lifted – Nigeria Customs Service

Contrary to earlier unauthorized on­line media reports that the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has lifted the ban on importation of rice through land borders, it said at the weekend that the ban remains and may be outright in 2017. The National Public Re­lations Officer of Customs and Deputy Comptroller, Wale Adeniyi, made the statement while […]