Metro See LIST of 12 Items On Customs’ Prohibition List



The Nigeria Customs Services (NCS) annually reviews its import and export prohibition lists to suit the nation’s current realities. The list has been revised to meet Nigeria’s 2016 realities and help build the local industry and grow the nation’s economy.

Here are 12 items you probably never knew where forbidden for importation:

1. Paraceutamol and related drugs

2. Cars – 15 YEARS OR OLDER

3. Shoes, bags and Suitcases

4. Recharge cards and vouchers

5. Pork, beef


6. Refined vegetable oils and fats

7. Fruit juice in retail packs

8. Waters

9. Lizards cannot be exploited

10. Ball point pens

11. Waters

12. Cocoa Butter, Powder and cakes

* Rice
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