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    Metro Customs Seizes 21,335 Items Worth N92.4bn In 4 Years – Leadership Newspaper

    The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has announced the seizure of at least 21,335 deadly items, with security, economic and health implications in the last four years (2015-2018). The contraband items are valued at N92,384,376,931.18 billion in financial terms, according to the...
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    Politics Customs to deploy drones to check rice smuggling – Punch Newspapers

    The Nigeria Customs Service on Monday vowed to deal ruthlessly with those involved in the smuggling of prohibited items, particularly rice, saying that it was working with the Nigerian Air Force to deploy drones for border surveillance. The Deputy Comptroller-General, Enforcement...
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    Metro DSS ‘Arrests’ Two ISIS Commanders In Abuja – Sahara Reporters

    The Department of State Services (DSS) says it has arrested, in Kukuntu village, Gwagwalada, Abuja, two Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) commanders based in West Africa. According to the DSS, the names of the suspects are Rufai Sajo and Bashiru Adams. … Read more via Sahara Reporters...
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    Customs Seizes $181,000 Worth Of Tramadol Capsules At Lagos Airport – Sahara Reporters News

    Barely 24 hours after the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) impounded four tonnes of Tramadol capsules at the Murtala Muhammed..... Read more via Sahara Reporters News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Customs generate N9 bn in Kaduna Zone in 4 months – Vanguard Newspaper

    The Nigeria Customs Service, Zone B, has generated over N9 billion from January to April 2018, the Zonal Coordinator, Mr Udo Emmanuel, has said. Custom Officers Emmanuel, an Assistant Controller General, made the disclosure in an interview with newsmen on Tuesday in Kaduna. ”We generated over...
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    Four Feared Dead, Six Injured in Smugglers, Customs Clash in Ogun – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    At least four persons were feared dead, while six others sustained gunshot wounds at the weekend, following a bloody clash between men of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and smugglers at a border town in Ogun State. The incident occurred at Ilara, in Imeko-Afon Local … Read more via...
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    Metro Customs Operatives Shoot, Injure Pregnant Woman In Ogun - Punch Newspapers

    The operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service reportedly shot and injured a pregnant woman identified as Bukola Olugunna, at Iyana Iyesi, in Ado Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State. Olugunna, who is carrying an eight-month pregnancy, was allegedly shot by the NCS Operatives attached to...
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    Metro Nigeria Customs Service Cancel Promotion Exams For Senior Officers Due To Examination Malpractice

    The Nigeria Customs Service has cancelled the promotion examination recently conducted for senior officers from the rank of Assistant Comptroller to Deputy Comptroller over irregularities observed in the conduct of the examination. According to an internal circular, dated November 22, 2017, the...
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    Metro Nigeria: Hameed Ali Orders Removal of Illegal Customs Checkpoints Nationwide

    Comptroller-General of the Nigeria customs service, Hameed Ali, has ordered the removal of illegal customs checkpoints nationwide. This is according to a circular CNS/ENF/ABJ/032/S.35, issued yesterday, in Abuja, by the Acting Deputy Comptroller of Customs in charge of Enforcement, Inspection...