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Lagos Customs command generates N12.6 billion in 6 months

The Lillypond Container Terminal Customs Command says it generated N12.61 billion in the first half of 2018 in contrast to N4.31 billion generated in the corresponding period of 2017.

Vice President Osinbajo expresses support for upward review of customs personnel remuneration

The Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has expressed support for an upward review in remuneration of personnel of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to enhance their performance.

Insecurity: Senate considers special funding for security agencies

The Senate on Wednesday, resolved to consider setting up a special funding for security agencies in the country.

President Buhari: Economic saboteurs had no love for Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said those who mismanaged Nigeria’s economy in the past, through fraudulent electricity projects and misuse of revenue earnings from oil, had no love for the country.

Senate summons security chiefs over illegal arms

The Senate, yesterday, summoned heads of the nation’s security agencies with a view to curbing illegal possession of firearms.

Customs seize 10 trailers loaded with rice, other contraband worth N1.6 billion

The Federal Operations Unit, Zone `A` of the Nigeria Customs Service intercepted 10 trailers loaded with parboiled rice and other contraband goods with Duty Paid Value of N1.62 billion, from March 9.

Nigeria Customs to distribute additional uniform for officers

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has approved additional set of uniform for its officers and men to give them options of uniforms depending on the weather and assignment to be executed.

Nigeria Customs introduces new uniform

The Nigeria Customs Service on Tuesday introduced new official uniform to add to the the previous ones they have.

Official: Customs seizes 174,015 litres of petroleum products

Mr. Joseph Attah, Public Relations Officer, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says the Service seized 174,015 litres of petroleum products valued at about N27 million in 2017.

Customs: Owners to forfeit 16 exotic cars after 30 days

The Customs Area Controller, CAC, of Federal Operations Unit, FOU, zone ‘A’ of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Comptroller Mohammed Uba has declared that the owners of 16 exotic cars seized by FOU will forfeit them to the Federal Government after 30 days.

House of Representatives to launch probe into unlawful seizure of goods by Customs

The House of Representatives on Thursday mandated its Committee on Customs and Excise to conduct an investigation into the activities of the personnel of the service in different parts of the country.

Nuhu Ribadu: EFCC needs independence to win anti-corruption war

The former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has called on federal government to free the EFCC from all form of external influence in order to win the war against corruption.

House of Reps to probe Governor Bello’s alleged importation of arms, ammunition

The House of Representatives says it will investigate the alleged importation of arms, ammunition and military equipment by Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State.

NCS distributes seized rice, maize to IDPs in Adamawa

The Nigeria Customs Services has handed over seized rice, maize and soaps for distribution to Internally Displaced Persons in Adamawa.

Lagos elders council rejects proposed cattle colony

The Lagos Elders Council has rejected cattle colonies proposed by the Federal Government, describing the idea as a time bomb.

Federal govt to increase salaries of Customs officers – Kemi Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has promised to ensure salary increase for officers and men of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS).

Customs expresses commitment to remove impediments to businesses

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says it has created a platform to ensure that all impediments to businesses in Nigeria are removed.

Nigeria Customs retire 577 senior officers, others

The Nigeria Customs Service has announced its plans to retire 577 of its officers.

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