Customs Tincan Island Port command generates N183b in eight months

Customs Tincan Island Port command generates N183b in eight months

The Nigeria Customs Service Tincan Island Port  Command generated one hundred and eighty- three (183) billion  naira in eight (8) months.  This development is sequel to the coordinated activities and innovative spirit of the Controller and the entire officers/men.  This...
read more
Customs detains Oritsetimeyin truck over alleged smuggling

Customs detains Oritsetimeyin truck over alleged smuggling

A truck belonging to Oritsetimeyin Logistics Limited has been detained by the Federal Operations Unit (FOU) of Nigeria Customs Service,Zone ‘A’ Ikeja, over alleged smuggling.   With registration number SMK 412XC, the truck was arested while conveying smug...
read more
Customs records 54 Seizures, recovers N252.1m duty payments

Customs records 54 Seizures, recovers N252.1m duty payments

The Federal Operations Units (FOU) of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Zone ‘A’, Ikeja has recorded 54 seizures with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) of over N783million.    According to the command, the seizures were recorded between Wednesday 9th and Friday 25th...
read more
Customs intensifies probe of N1.3b smuggled Toyota LandCruisers, others

Customs intensifies probe of N1.3b smuggled Toyota LandCruisers, others

The ongoing investigation into the circumstances surrounding the smuggling of Thirty-seven new vehicles into the country through land borders is to take into account previous activities of the alleged smuggler.   Valued at N1.3Billion, the smuggled vehicles i...
read more
Customs impounds 12 new Toyota LandCruiser, 17 Hilux, others worth N1.3billion

Customs impounds 12 new Toyota LandCruiser, 17 Hilux, others worth N1.3billion

By Moses Ebosele, ebosele@hotmail.com –      Thirty-seven new vehicles allegedly smuggled into the country through land borders has been impounded by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS).  Briefing Journalists in Lagos on Tuesday, Comptroller General o...
read more
Customs in Tincan Island sets fresh agenda for revenue generation

Customs in Tincan Island sets fresh agenda for revenue generation

As part of measures put in place by the Tincan Island Command  to remain a force to reckon with in Revenue collection, the Customs Area Controller (CAC)  COMPT. BASHAR YUSUF has met in different sessions with the Officers in-charge of...
read more
Customs generates N8.8b revenue in Oyo, Osun

Customs generates N8.8b revenue in Oyo, Osun

Between January and June 2017, the Oyo/Osun Area Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) generated N8.85 billion revenue.   A statement issued by the Public Relations Officer of the command, Ifeoma Onuigbo explained that Controller of the command, Udo-Aka E...
read more
NICIS II: Customs Tincan Island Command begins training of officers

NICIS II: Customs Tincan Island Command begins training of officers

The full automation and computerization of customs processes and procedures has received a further boost with the commencement of training of officers/men for the advanced stage of automation of NICIS II in line with the effort of the Service to...
read more
Customs Checkpoints: LCCI, others to monitor compliance

Customs Checkpoints: LCCI, others to monitor compliance

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry [LCCI] has commended recent directive from the Customs headquarters removing all customs check-points outside 40 kilometers of the nation’s land borders.     Similarly, all customs checkpoints outside the ports a...
read more
Shippers Council partners Customs on Dry Ports Project

Shippers Council partners Customs on Dry Ports Project

The Executive Secretary/CEO of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) Mr. Hassan  Bello,  has called on the Nigeria Customs Service  (NCS)  to partner with the  Council  for a successful take-off  of the Inland Dry Ports (IDP)  project  in the country...
read more
Customs FOU intercepts N200m Contraband, recovers N28.9m duty payment

Customs FOU intercepts N200m Contraband, recovers N28.9m duty payment

The Federal Operation Unit (FOU) of the Nigeria Custom Service, Zone ‘A’ Ikeja, has intercepted not less than 40 seizures valued at N200.9million, between June 13 and July 10, 2017.    Among items seized were Tramadol (225/120mg), vegetable oil, frozen...
read more