Senate Passes Bill To Re-Enact Customs Act, Establishes NCS Board

Senate Passes Bill To Re-Enact Customs Act, Establishes NCS Board

The Senate on Wednesday at plenary passed a bill to repeal and re-enact the Customs and Excise Management Act 2004.   The passage of the bill followed the consideration of a report by the Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariffs.  ...
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Nigerian Freight Forwarders In U.S Seek Review Of New Clearing Fees

Nigerian Freight Forwarders In U.S Seek Review Of New Clearing Fees

Two Nigerian Freight Forwarders operating in Houston, Texas, United States, have appealed to the Federal Government and the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to review the new levy on imported used vehicles.    Ms Adetutu Adeparusi, Automated Logistic Ma...
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NCS Canvasses Support For E-Customs 

NCS Canvasses Support For E-Customs 

The Zonal Coordinator, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Zone A, ACG Modupe Aremu, on Wednesday said the introduction of E-customs would ensure efficient policing of borders.  Aremu made this known at the decoration of promoted officers in the zone in Lagos....
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Customs TinCan Island Port Command generates N135.44bn in Q1

Customs TinCan Island Port Command generates N135.44bn in Q1

The TinCan Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) generated N135.44 billion in the first quarter of the year.  The Customs Area Controller, Comptroller Olakunle Oloyede, made this known at a media conference in Lagos on Wednesday.  Accor...
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Customs Explains 20 Percent Levy On Vehicles 

Customs Explains 20 Percent Levy On Vehicles 

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has retained a duty rate of 20% for used vehicles with a National Automotive Council (NAC) levy of 15%.    According to Customs, new vehicles will also pay a duty of 20% with a NAC levy of 20% as directed i...
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Customs Strike Force Impounds N143.64m Goods

Customs Strike Force Impounds N143.64m Goods

The Coordinator, Nigeria Customs Service Strike Force, Zone B, Mr Faith Ojeifo, says it has seized contraband worth over N143.64 million Duty Paid Value (FOV) in its area of operation. Ojeifo who displayed the seized items to newsmen on Friday...
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Q1: Apapa Customs Command Generates N264.53b

Q1: Apapa Customs Command Generates N264.53b

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Apapa Area Command, has generated N264.53bn in the first quarter of the year.  Comptroller Malanta Yusuf of the Apapa command made this known during a media conference in Lagos on Thursday.  He said that the...
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Customs Promotes 3,466 officers

Customs Promotes 3,466 officers

The Nigeria Customs Service Board (NCSB) has approved the promotion of 3,466 general duty and support staff officers.   A statement issued by Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Public Relations Officer, Deputy Comptroller, Timi Bomodi, explained that...
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Customs Impounds 3,700 Pieces Of Donkey Skin

Customs Impounds 3,700 Pieces Of Donkey Skin

The Kano/ Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said it had seized a truckload with 3,700 pieces of donkey skin.   The command’s Controller, Mr Muhammad Abubakar-Umar, made the disclosure at a news conference on Thursday in Kano.   ...
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e-customs: Nigeria Losing $8.810b Yearly

e-customs: Nigeria Losing $8.810b Yearly

House of Representatives has said that Nigeria is losing about $8.810 billion annually from the non-implementation of e-Customs modernisation project of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS).  The project is projected to generate about $176.2 billion within t...
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Reps Set N3.01tri Revenue Target For Customs

Reps Set N3.01tri Revenue Target For Customs

The House of Representatives Committee on Customs and Excise has set the sum of N3.01trillion as the 2022 revenue target for the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS).  The committee also approved N369 billion as the 2022 budget for the service.  Chairman,.....
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2021: NCS Generates N493.75b At TinCan Island Port

2021: NCS Generates N493.75b At TinCan Island Port

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), TinCan Island Ports (TCIP) command generated N493,754,017,176.81 in 2021.  The Area Controller, TCIP Command, Comptroller Abdullahi Musa, made this known in a statement signed by Mr Uche Ejesieme, Public Relations Office...
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Nigeria Customs Unveil 18 Creeks Patrol Boats

Nigeria Customs Unveil 18 Creeks Patrol Boats

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Thursday unveiled 18 patrol boats to curb the activities of smugglers using the creeks and waterways as safe haven for their illegal trade.  Retired Col. Hameed Ali, the Comptroller General of Customs, unveiled the...
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Customs FOU Intercepts N7.8b Contraband In 2021

Customs FOU Intercepts N7.8b Contraband In 2021

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Federal Operations Unit, Zone A, on Wednesday said it intercepted contraband from Benin Republic worth N7.813 billion in 2021.  The acting Customs Area Controller of the Unit, Deputy Comptroller Hussein Ejibunu, said thi...
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