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Nigeria Customs Service Loses 70 Officers To Smuggling

The Comptroller-General of Customs, retired Col. Hameed Ali, says the service has lost 70 officers to smugglers this year. Ali said this when members of Rice Millers Association of Nigeria visited on Wednesday in Abuja. He said the biggest problem Nigeria Customs Service had was the issue of smuggling. According …

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Customs Uncover 20 Containers of Cooking Oil Falsely Declared As AS Disodium Phosphate

In a renewed vigor and enthusiasm of the Tincan Island Port in blocking all flashpoint for Revenue leakages, the Command recently intercepted twenty (20) Containers of Vegetable Oil wrongly declared as Disodium Phosphate. This declaration was made by Bashir, Y. U, the Customs Area Controller while on a routine visit …

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House Of Reps Threaten Arrest Warrant On Customs Boss, Ali

The House of Representatives has again threatened to issue a warrant of arrest on the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col Hameed Ibrahim Ali (rtd), over refusal to explain why his agency allegedly paid N250 million to Fortis Insurance Brokers Limited. The latest threat came after the …

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War Against Corruption: Customs To Prosecute 46 Dismissed Officers

Palpable fear and tension have engulfed forty-six affected Senior officers of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) who were sacked last week by the board of the service for actions considered capable of compromising national economy and security. The dismissed will be  prosecuted in the court of law. The sacked officers …

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Hameed Ali Sacks 29 Senior Customs Officers

Hameed Ali, the comptroller general of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has dismissed 29 senior officers for acts of gross misconduct. The Public Relations Officer of the Service, Mr Wale Adeniyi said this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja. According to him, the dismissed officers were among 44 senior officers …

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Nigerian Customs Service Generated N25.6 Billion Revenue At Tincan Island In September

The various strategic plans aimed at enhancing the Revenue collecting capacity of Tincan Island Port in Lagos continues to show positive signals with the collection of 25.6 Billion as revenue in the month of September 2016. These measures include but not limited to strengthening and rejuvenating the competence of the …

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Nigeria Customs Service at Seme boarder generates unprecedented N1.1bn in September

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Seme Command generated N1.1 billion in September, up from N883.7 million recorded in the corresponding period of 2015. The Public Relations Officer of the Command, Mr Taupyen Selchang, said on Sunday in a statement, that the command recorded 76 seizures with Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N67.7 million in …

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Nigeria Customs Service denies lifting ban on the importation of rice

Earlier today we published a story reported by the News Agency of Nigeria that the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has lifted the ban on importation of rice thorough land boarders. However, the NCS refuted this story through a press release issued by their PRO Wale Adeniyi. Below is the press …

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