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21 Apr 2020
Apapa Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has recorded N110.2bn in Q1'20 over N12bn seizures.
5 Feb 2020
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) yesterday announced the seizure of $8.6 million (equivalent of N2.9 billion) cash at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos.
4 Dec 2019
Forty-eight officers of the Nigeria Customs Service in Kwara state have been promoted.
26 Nov 2019
The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone ā€˜Cā€™ Owerri, Imo State, has intercepted one trailer loaded with Analgin injection and other items. Briefing journalists on Friday, the Customs Area Controller, Kayode Olusemire, said the trailer, with the number plate LSD 347 XD carried 1,182 cartons of analgin injection.
17 Nov 2019
Nigeria Customs Service has been carrying out an investigative audit to check import duty payments by automobile dealers in Lagos and Abuja. This has been received with mixed reactions. Muda Yusuf, the Director-General of LCCI joins CNBC Africa for more.
15 Nov 2019
The Nigeria Customs Service said the temporary border closure has improved revenue generation.
24 Oct 2019
The Nigeria Customs Service says the failure of Nigeria's neighbouring countries to comply with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Protocol on Transit of goods increased the trans-border economic and security challenges Nigeria contends with leading to its decision to partially and temporarily close its land borders. To discuss this, CNBC Africa's Christy Cole caught up with Deputy Comptroller and Public Relations Officer of Nigeria Customs Service, Joseph Attah.
19 Oct 2019
The Nigeria Customs Service has been asked to rid the service of corrupt officers if it hopes to effectively battle vehicle smuggling and duty evasion.
8 Jul 2019
The Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ā€˜Aā€™ of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted various smuggled items with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N2 billion in the first half of this year.
11 Aug 2018
Nigeria's border agency have again seized a truckload of codeine cough syrup worth N1.17 billion. The Nigeria Customs Service, Lagos Unit intercepted a MAN diesel truck along the Alaba International Market based on a tip off.
24 May 2018
Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) yesterday stressed that but for the love of country; President Muhammadu Buhari has no reason to remain in Aso Rock, in his current age of over 70 years.
19 May 2017
A bill seeking for an Act to amend the Pension Reform Act, 2014, to exclude members of the Nigeria Police, the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps and Nigeria Customs Service from the application of the Contributory Pension Scheme and for other related matters passed its seconding reading on the floor of the House of Representatives.

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