Tag Customs

Suspected smuggler kills Customs  Officer in Kaduna

The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone B, has announced the tragic death of an Insp of Customs (IC) Hamza Abdullahi-Elenwo. The incident occurred on Friday during a stop-and-search operation at Achilafia along the Daura-Kano road in Jigawa. The…

Ogun Customs generates N92.4bn in Q2 2024

By Omobolaji Adekunle, Abeokuta The Ogun I Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has announced that it generated a revenue of N92.4 billion in the second quarter of 2024, representing a 52.46 percent increase compared to the same period…

Customs intercept containers carrying arms worth N13.9bn

The Nigeria Customs Service said its operatives intercepted nine containers carrying offensive items including arms, ammunition, Illicit drugs and second-hand clothes worth N13.9 billion. The Comptroller-General, NCS, Adewale Adeniyi disclosed this on Monday while addressing journalists in Onne Port, Rivers…

Customs intercepts 26,792 litres of petrol in Badagry

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Zone A Team of Operation Whirlwind Task Force, has intercepted over 26,792 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), known as petroleum, in Badagry. Comptroller Huseein Ejibunu, the Head, Operation Whirlwind, disclosed this at a news…

Food inflation: Customs to smoke out food hoarders

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says it is determined to smoke out food hoarders  as part of its contribution to checking inflation, the Comptroller General (C-G), Adewale Adeniyi has stated. “The service will continue to work tirelessly to ensure that…

Customs brokers commend NPA over access road clearance

By Seun Ibiyemi The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello KoKo has received commendation from the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) for the uncommon initiatives that cleared the decade-long traffic gridlock that had menaced the…

Customs officers extolled for rejecting bribe, busting vandals

By Adeyanju Esther  In a display of integrity and dedication, officers from the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Sokoto/Zamfara Command intercepted a major vandalism operation and rejected a substantial bribe. Comptroller Kamal Mohammed, leading the Command, praised the officers for their…