Alhaji Bello: Impacting Economy, Lives of Ketare People as Kanwa Katsina
FEATURE SORY   Alhaji Usman Bello, the Kanwa Katsina, during the Grand Durbar organised for him to mark its 35 years retirement  from the Nigerian Customs Service(NCS) three years.     For  Alhaji Usman Kankara Bello , a  retired Comptroller of the Nigerian Customs Service(NCS) and  the  Kanwa Katsina... Read more
Comptr  Olusemire: Deploying Enforcement in Recovery of Customs Revenue
FEATURE STORY   By Shola Fadeyi   Comptroller ‘Kayode Olusemire, Controller  Customs FOU , Zone ‘C’, Owerri.   Indeed, the contributions of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) in the areas of revenue generation, anti smuggling and interpreting as well as implementing the Federal Government’s fiscal policies cannot be over-... Read more
ACG Wale Adeniyi: Example of Patriotism, Diligence  In Customs
FEATURE STORY   By Shola Fadeyi ACG Wale Adeniyi, Commandant, Nigerian Customs Command & Staff College , Gwagwalada, Abuja.   These days , the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), has  come to epitomize  a Federal Government security agency, which parades   highly educated , well cultured and knowledgeable bunch of personnel, ... Read more
Customs Gets NAFDAC Nod for Fresh 5,400 Bags of Rice Donation, Learns from Oyo Saga
Customs CG, Colonel  Hameed Ali (rtd)   Even as the 3, 600 bags of contaminated rice the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) donated to the Oyo and Ondo States recently  as part of palliatives to cushion the effect of the COVID-19, is still generating a lot of controversy in the... Read more
Tin Can Customs Records N5.2bn Rise in Revenue, Collects N31.7bn in March
… As  It Strengthens Sensitization against Spread of COVID-19 Controller, Tin Can Customs, Comptroller Abdullahi Musa   The Tin Can Island Port Command of the Nigeria Customs Service collected a total of  N31,210,006,189, from all its activities in March 2020, as  against N25,990,013,289.84, during the same period in 2019... Read more
Customs FOU ‘A’ Impounds , Destroys N20.6m worth of Poultry Products
DC Yahaya with the Vehicle carrying the seized poultry products     Keeping to the safe distancing rule meant to combat the spread of the Coronavirus Pandemic ,  operatives of Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit in Zone A, have intercepted and destroyed poultry products worth N20,678,400. Acting Controller... Read more
Border Closure Yields N7.3 bn Worth of Seizures, Arrest of 697 Illegal Immigrants- Customs
Seizures worth N7,350,818,657.70 , have been made  and 697  illegal immigrants  arrested by  The Federal Government , Border Drill , led by  the operatives of the  Nigerian Customs Service(NCS) ,but which comprises personnel of the  Nigerian Immigration Service(NCS) , Police  among others, as at March  6, this year ,... Read more
FOU ‘A’ Customs Seizes N10bn Worth of 1,393 Bags of  Rice , Others In 2 Wks
The Ag. Controller of the FOU ‘A’,Lagos  Usman Yahaya pointing to one of the seizures of  gas cylinder filled  with smuggled rice .     Assorted smuggled goods, worth  N10 billion , have   been intercepted by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone A’ ,... Read more
Why Customs Should Not Transfer $8.06m Cash Seizure Issue to EFCC-Ex CG, Ahmed
By Shola Fadeyi Alhaji Hamman Ahmed , Ex Customs CG   A former Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service (NSC), Alhaji  Hamman  Ahmed has faulted the Service, for planning to transfer,  to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)  the issue, concerning its recent seizure of $8.061 million... Read more
Customs Proffers Solutions to Gridlock on Lagos Ports Access Roads
The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has suggested measures to ease the ongoing gridlock on the Lagos Ports Access Roads, even as it identified the genesis of the severe traffic congestion, which it said, has greatly affected its own operations.   The Deputy Comptroller Enforcement of the Tin Can Island... Read more