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Official: Customs interrogates officers over video showing man’s death

The Nigeria Customs Service says its officers involved in the shooting of a man along Ijebu Ode road on Sunday are being interrogated.

President Buhari felicitates with Lamido of Adamawa on 75th birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Musdafa on the joyous occasion of his 75th birthday.
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$900 million worth of Pangolin seizures made in Nigeria in 2018

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says that more than 900 million dollars’ worth of Pangolin for illicit trading were seized in Nigeria in 2018.
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ANLCA urges federal government to cancel 35 percent import levy to discourage smuggling

The Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) on Wednesday called for an outright cancellation of the 35 per cent levy imposed on new vehicles imported into the country.
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Federal government introduces new revenue initiative

The Federal Government on Wednesday introduced the Strategic Revenue Growth Initiative to generate more revenues to finance national development.

Federal government, women traders begin campaign against illegal food importation, chemicals

The Federal Government in collaboration with the National Association of Nigerian Traders have commenced a campaign to discourage illegal importation of food and indiscriminate use of chemicals on food items.

Customs intercepts contraband with DPV worth N23.6 billion

The Zone ‘A Federal Operations Unit (F.O.U.) of the Nigeria Customs Service says it intercepted contraband with Duty Paid Value of N23.6 billion last year.

Customs seizes Tramadol, rice duty worth over N54 million in Kaduna

Nigeria Customs Federal Operation Unit, Zone ‘B’ has made seizure of three cartons of Tramadol 255mg and 1,100 bags of foreign per boiled Rice Duty worth over 54 million Naira in Kaduna.

NBS: India is Nigeria’s biggest trading partner

Latest figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) have shown that India was Nigeria’s biggest trading partner in the third quarter of 2018, gulping N719.2 billion of crude and N37.7 billion of natural gas exports from the country.

Customs gets presidential approval to distribute seized items to IDPs, orphanages nationwide

The Nigeria Customs Service says it has obtained a presidential approval to extend distribution of seized perishable items to Internally Displaced People (IDP) camps and registered orphanages across the country.

Customs seizes five vehicles, 720 bags of rice in Kaduna

The Zone `B’ of Nigeria Customs Federal Operation Unit, has seized a truck and four cars conveying 720 bags of smuggled rice, with Duty Paid Value of over N22 million.

Customs impounds cows for aiding, abetting smuggling in Jigawa

The Kano/Jigawa Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has impounded two cows for aiding and abetting smuggling activities along Maigatari border town, in Jigawa State.

Hameed Ali: Customs to commence electronic cargo tracking in 2019

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), says plans are ongoing to introduce Electronic Cargo Tracking System in 2019 to enhance its operations at various border posts in the country.

Customs seizes 633 bags of rice with duty paid value of N22 million

The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone “C” Owerri, Imo State, has intercepted, arrested and seized an IVECO truck carrying over 633 bags of 50kg parboiled foreign rice with total Duty Paid Value of N22,077,520.

Customs arrest four, intercept cars, goods worth N240 million

The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has warned smugglers that all hands are on deck to prevent smuggling of goods as the Christmas season approaches.

Customs officers in search of smugglers allegedly shoot man to death

Pandemonium broke out at Oja Odan on Wednesday when operatives of Nigeria Customs Service reportedly shot dead a 25-year-old man, identified as Kehinde in Ebute community in Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State.

MFM in bright start at Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball Final Six

New entrant into the Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League – Mountain of Fire Basketball Club, created an upset yesterday as they defeated Nigeria Customs 58-57 in the opening match of the Final Six decided at the Sports Hall of the National Stadium Lagos.

Nigerian Army conducts show of force in Borno

The Nigerian Army, in conjunction with other security agencies, conducted a show of force in Dikwa Emirate in Borno on Saturday to demonstrate their commitment to protect the people.

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