Customs To Deploy Drones, Body Cameras, Others

Customs To Deploy Drones, Body Cameras, Others

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), says plans are ongoing to deploy drones and other technologically advanced facilities to the country’s borders in its bid to curb smuggling.  The Public Relations Officer of Customs, Deputy Comptroller Timi Bomodi, told the News...
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Customs Generates N1.293tri In Six Months 

Customs Generates N1.293tri In Six Months 

Between January and June, this year, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), generated N1.293 trillion into the Federation Account, 28.8 per cent higher than the N1.004 trillion attained within the same period in 2021.  Addressing Journalists on Friday in Abuja, t...
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Customs Collect N99.7m In Katsina, Seize Smuggled N73.6m Items

Customs Collect N99.7m In Katsina, Seize Smuggled N73.6m Items

For the Month of July, 2022, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) collected more than N99.7 million as revenue in Katsina State and seized smuggled goods worth more than N73.6 million.  The Area Controller in the state, Mr Dalha Wada-Chedi told...
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TinCan Customs Generates N274.32b In Six Months

TinCan Customs Generates N274.32b In Six Months

Between January and June 2022, the TinCan Island Port Customers Command generated N274.32 billion, an increase of 27.50 per cent when compared with N229.32 billion achieved in the corresponding period of 2021.    Briefing Journalists on Friday, the comm...
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Customs Onne Port Command Generates N115.26b In Six Months

Customs Onne Port Command Generates N115.26b In Six Months

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Port Harcourt Area ll Command, Onne Port generated N115.26 billion between January and June 2022.  A statement issued by the spokesperson for the command, Mrs Ifeoma Ojekwu, quoted the Customs Area Controller, Mr Au...
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Apapa Customs Command Generates N522.4bn In Six Months

Apapa Customs Command Generates N522.4bn In Six Months

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Apapa Area Command, has generated N522.4 billion in the first half of 2022. The Area Controller, Comptroller Malanta Yusuf, made this known at a news conference in Lagos on Friday.  Yusuf said that the figure...
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Customs Impounds N1.3b Goods In Ogun

Customs Impounds N1.3b Goods In Ogun

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Ogun 1 Area Command impounded goods worth N1.3 billion between May to June around Ogun State and its environs. Briefing Journalists on Monday, the Area Comptroller, Bamidele Makinde, explained that the command generated N12.8...
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Customs Intercepts kola Nuts, Other N38.5m Contrabands

Customs Intercepts kola Nuts, Other N38.5m Contrabands

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Katsina area Command has intercepted kola nuts and other contrabands worth N38.5 million in the state from April 1 to date.  The Customs Area Controller in Katsina, Comp. Dalha Wada-Chedi made this while addressing Journalists o...
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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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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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