Customs Strike Force Intercepts Contraband Worth N143.6m
   The Nigerian Customs Service(NCS)  Strike Force Zone “C”  has said it has  intercepted  assorted illegal goods worth   N143, 627, 748.20 in  Duty Paid Value (DPV) at various locations within Edo State ,based on credible intelligence.   . The Team leader ,Deputy Comptroller Yusuf Musa disclosed that the  seizures... Read more
Seizure of 5,200 Live Catridges :Customs FOU,Owerri Adopts Fresh Strategies
Controller, Customs FOU,’C’, Owerri, Comptroller Yussuf Lawal inspecting the live ammunition catridges it intercepted  recently.     The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Federal Operations Unit (FOU) , Zone C, Owerri  has  said it has put in place preventive strategies to nab smugglers , thus warning such economy saboteurs to... Read more
Joint Border Security Yields Arrest of 1,401 Migrants, Seizure of N12.5bn Goods
Assorted prohibited goods worth ₦12,538,333,545.50 were impounded and 1,201 irregular migrants arrested in one  year and  four months between  August 2019 and January 5,2021  by  operations SWIFT  RESPONSE  which has now metamorphosed into the Joint Border Patrol Team(JBPT) ,sequel to the gradual  reopening of the borders , The  Operations ... Read more
Customs Collects N1.5trn, Surpasses 2020 Revenue Target by over 15%, Despite COVID-19
…  To Mount 7 Scanners at Strategic Entry Points In 6 Months The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) exceeded its  year 2020   N1,380,765,353,462.00 revenue target  and the N1,342,006,918,504,55 it generated in 2019  each  by over 15 per cent, despite the disruptions caused to imports , trade and duty collection by... Read more
Customs Arrests 3 ,Seizes 73 Guns , 891 Catridges
The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal operation unit(FOU), Zone B, on information patrol  along Yauri, Zamare  water side in Kebbi State, has  intercepted a truck loaded with locally produced rice with some sacks concealed under the rice. According to a Statement issued by  the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the... Read more
KLT Customs New Controller Lauds Oladunni over Boost In Revenue
KlT Customs New Controller, Hammi Swomen   Comptroller Hammi Swomen has assumed duties  as the new Controller of the   Kirikiri Lighter Terminal Command of the Nigerian Customs Service(NCS). The  Controller  who started work on December 8, 2020  lauded  his predecessor, Comptroller Morenike Oladunni on her positive impacts, particularly... Read more
KLT Customs Surpasses Revenue by 50.8 % , Collects N2.034bn In Oct
By Shola Fadeyi   Controller, KLT Customs Command, Comptroller(Mrs) ‘Nike Oladunni.     The Kirikiri Lighter Terminal (KLT) Command, of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) exceeded    its revenue for October this year, by over 50.8 per cent ,when  the import duty it collected  is compared with what it recorded... Read more
Oyo/ Oshun Customs Achieves 33.3% Rise In Revenue , Seizes N636m Worth of Goods
By Shola Fadeyi The Controller of the Oyo/ Oshun Command of the Nigerian Custom Service(NCS) , Comptroller Helen Uche-Ngozi inspecting some seized illegal goods at Command’s Headquarters in Ibadan, Oyo State recently.   Despite the raging Covid- 19 pandemic , which resulted in the lockdown of Nigeria’s economy for... Read more
Revenue Collection at KLT Customs Rises 70.3%  ,Despite Covid-19, other Challenges
Comptroller Nike Oladunni, Controller, KLT Customs Command   The total Import duty collected by the Kirikiri Lighter Terminal (KLT) Command of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS)  in the first half of this year, rose by 70.3 per cent, compared to the level in the corresponding period of 2019. Statistics... Read more
$3.1bn Customs Automation Project  to Yield  $176 bn Revenue
Zainab Ahmed , Finance Minister   The  sum of $176 billion is to be realized by Nigeria as the  projected revenue from the end to end automation of the Nigerian Customs Service(NCS) , which the Federal Executive Council(FEC)  has approved for  $3.1 billion. The  Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed,... Read more