nigerian customs service

  1. Nigerian Police Urged to Act on FIJ's Exposé as New Civic Slogan 'See Something, Say Something' Emerges

    Nigeria Nigerian Police Urged to Act on FIJ's Exposé as New Civic Slogan 'See Something, Say Something' Emerges

    FIJ journalist Fisayo Soyombo's relentless pursuit of truth through investigative journalism has brought to light the pervasive corruption within the Nigerian Customs Service, shedding light on the activities of smugglers without disclosing specific names. Despite these exposés, the lack of...
  2. Nigerians Credit Peter Obi for Customs Import Duty Policy Shift

    Nigeria Nigerians Credit Peter Obi for Customs Import Duty Policy Shift

    In a significant move effective from February 26, 2024, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has instructed the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) to base import duty calculations on the foreign exchange (FX) closing rate on the day importers submit 'Form M' for clearing goods. This decision aims to...
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    Politics FEC approves $18.12m, N3.255bn to procure scanners for Customs – New Telegraph
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    Business Kwara: Customs generates N2.3bn in six months – New Telegraph
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    Metro Customs intercepts, destroys expired drugs worth N168.4m in Seme – Vanguard Nigeria News
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    Metro Customs officers allegedly open fire on motorcyclists, kill four in Ibadan - Dailypost
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    Metro Corruption: CG reads riot act to M MIA Customs officers – Vanguard News

    COMPTROLLER General of the Nigerian Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ali (rted), has read the riot act to officers and men of the Murtala International Airport Command of the Service over involvement in any form of corrupt … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More...
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    Metro Customs slams N165,000 duty on traveler for designer bag – Laila’s Blog

    In a statement released by Customs’ spokesperson Joseph Attah, the Nigerian Customs Service has reacted to a traveler’s claim of being maltreated by its officers because of her tribe and gender. … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Nigerian Customs generates N5.5 billion daily – Comptroller-General, Hameed Ali – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Nigerian Customs generates N5.5 billion daily - Comptroller-General, Hameed Ali The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says its revenue generation has increased to the region of N5.5 billion daily. The Comptroller-General (CGC), Hameed Ali, made this known during a working visit to the...
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    Politics Omoyele Sowore And Dr. Rabiu Ahmed Rufai Visit Nigerian Customs Service (Pics) – Nairaland

    Omoyele Sowore and Dr. Rabiu Ahmed Rufai visit the Nigerian Customs Service and The Nigerian Immigration Service at the Niger Border en route Sokoto State. Omoyele Sowore and Dr. Rabiu Ahmed Rufai at the National Broadcasting Commission’s Workshop ..... Read more via Nairaland –...
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    Metro Nigerian agencies placed on red alert over Chinese drugs containing human foetuses – Laila’s Blog

    The National Intelligence Agency (NIA) has placed the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), NAFDAC and Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) on a red alert over a Chinese drug made with human flesh and organs. Investigations revealed that the capsules were filled with powdered flesh from dead …...
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    Politics Stop Extorting Money from Innocent Igbo Traders, Okorocha Slams Customs – Thisdaylive

    Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has slated the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), warning the organisation to stop extorting money from innocent Igbo traders under the guise of checking the contents of their containers. Okorocha advocated … Read more via Thisdaylive –
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    Metro FG Hands Over Seized Snakes to University of Uyo

    The Federal Government has formally handed over more than 600 snakes, spiders and millipedes recently seized in Calabar to the University of Uyo, in Akwa Ibom. Personnel of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Cross River and Akwa Ibom Commands intercepted three consignments containing 140...
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    Politics Customs Boss, Hameed Ali Dares Senate, Arrives Without Uniform

    Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Hameed Ali arrived at the national assembly complex on Thursday without customs uniform as requested by the senate. Earlier, the senate had requested that Ali appears before it, in customs uniform, which Ali had rejected on two...
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    Metro Nigeria Customs Suspends Collection Of Vehicle Duty Payment

    The Nigerian Customs Service has suspended the implementation of a new controversial motor import duty payment. This was contained in a press statement issued Wednesday morning by its acting spokesman Joseph Attah. The statement said the decision to suspend the vehicle duty payment policy...
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    Business Nigeria: Customs Commences Controversial Vehicle Duty Verification

    The Nigerian Customs Service, today, commence the verification of all vehicles in the country to track those with genuine from fake documents. In a circular released early this month, the Comptroller-General of Customs, retired Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, approved a grace period of one month -...
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    Business Nigerian Customs Snubs Senate, Enforces Payment Of Vehicle Duties

    The Nigerian Customs Service has said it is going ahead with it planned car duty payment despite resolution by the Senate for it to halt the policy. The Senate had on Tuesday ordered the Customs to halt the auto duty payment policy, and summoned representatives of the Service to appear before...
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    Politics Senator Obinna Ogba Angrily Walks Out On Customs Boss, Ali Over Failure To Wear Uniform

    The Senate Committee on Customs and Excise Duties on Thursday hit hard on retired Colonel Hameed Ali over his refusal to wear the uniform of the Nigerian Customs Service since 2015 when he was appointed as the Comptroller General. Trouble began when Senator Obiano, member of the Committee...
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    Politics Buhari's Close Allies In Face-Off Over Allegations of Unprofessionalism, Illegality

    The heads of two key federal agencies, Director-General of Department of State Service, DSS, Mr Lawal Daura and Director-General of Nigerian Customs Service, NCS, Col Hameed Ali (retd), who are also close allies of President Muhammadu Buhari have been sparring over allegations and counter...
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    Metro Smugglers Kill 70 Customs Operatives in 6 Months – Customs Boss

    The Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service, retired Col. Hameed Ali said at least 70 personnel of the Nigerian Customs Service were killed and many others injured in various attacks by suspected smugglers in Idi Iroko and Seme Border areas of Ogun and Lagos States in the past six...