Recruitment: Customs Alerts Nigerians of Fake Lists of Shortlisted Applicants
Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has described lists of ‘successful applicants’ of  purported   recruitment by the Service  making the rounds , as the handiwork of fraudsters, and an “attempt to deceive and extort unsuspecting applicants”, dissociating  itself from from such  development. Joseph Attah, NCS National Public Relations Officer, who stated... Read more
Katsina Customs Woos Stakeholders for Information, Explains High Seizures
DC Kirawa, Controller, Katsina Command of Customs The Customs Area Controller, of the Katsina Command of the Nigeian Customs Service(NCS) ,Deputy Comptroller Abdullahi Kirawa, has appealed to all the stakeholders in the economy of the State, to continue to avail the Service with credible information, to assist it, in... Read more
Joint House Committee Accuses Customs of Connivance  with Smugglers
Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) personnel have been accused of connivance  with smugglers to move contraband into the country as well as harassing and exploiting   local residents, under the guise of implementing the Federal Government’s policy on supply of petroleum products to petrol stations within 20 kilometres radius to... Read more
New Katsina Customs Boss, Kirawa Woos Masari over Advocay on Smuggling
The new  Katsina Command  Controller of  the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), DC Abdullahi Kirawa when he paid a courtesy call on the State’s Governor, Alhaji Aminu Masari.   The new Katsina Command, Controller, of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Deputy Comptroller Abdullahi Kirawa has   implored the State Governor, Alhaji... Read more
Border Closure Will Lapse When Set Objectives Are Achieved- Customs
The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has said that the closure  of Nigeria’s land borders with other neighbouring countries will last, till the achievement of its set objectives. Its Public Relations Officer,  Deputy Comptroller Joseph Attah  made this clarification while reacting to a circular that  was  issued by the Customs,... Read more
How Customs Collected N286.7bn Revenue in Tin Can, Seized Goods of N2.7bn in Duty
By Shola Fadeyi Colonel Hameed Ali ,(rtd) Customs CG   Sequel to the backlash in the partial closure of Nigeria’s borders with its neighbouring countries , and the adequate use of information and intelligence by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) officers, its  Tin Can Command  has impounded 54 containers ... Read more
Kanwan Katsina III, Alhaji Kankara Honours House Captains, Prefects, Others In Ketare
Alhaji Usman Kankara, The  Kanwan Katsina III, Katsina Emirate Council recently honoured  the new Head Boy , House Captains and School Prefects of Government Day Secondry School Ketare In his domain. The Kanwan Katsina III, Alhaji Usman Kankara putting cap on one of the students. The Kanwan Katsina III... Read more
Border Closure: Customs Arrest 15 Suspects for Re-Bagging Foreign Rice
The Nigeria Customs Service has said it has  arrested a syndicate of 15 people who allegedly re-bag foreign rice as local,  for sale to unsuspecting consumers. The Comptroller of Customs in Adamawa and Taraba States Command, Kamardeen Olumoh, disclosed this  when he led Journalists to the scene of the... Read more
Ex- Customs CG, Dikko to Appear In Court over Alleged N1.1 bn Fraud
Dikko, Ex- Customs CG The former Comptroller General of Customs (CGC), Abdullahi Dikko has been told by the  Federal High Court in Abuja, that he has a day in Court compulsorily  ,  on a criminal charge of N1.1 billion  fraud  pending against him. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu ordered on Monday... Read more
Senate Increases Customs 2020 Revenue Target to N1.5 trn from N942.6bn
Colonel Hameed Ali, Customs CG   The Senate has increased the 2020 revenue target of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) by N557.4billion, that is, from N942.6 billion to N1.5trillion. This is sequel to its upward adjustment of the proposed nation’s budget for 2020 from N10.002tn to N10.729.4 tn. This... Read more