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Customs set to issue licenses to new Bonded Vehicles Terminals

In keeping with its new drive to grow ease of doing business and seamless revenue build up, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has given signals of increasing the number of Bonded Vehicles Terminals to ease congestions at ports. Service spokesman, Joseph Attah said the new move is to create ease in the automobile business and increase commercial activities by giving ...

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Customs impounds N2.6M prohibited drugs from lndia, China

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Tuesday said it has intercepted trucks load of smuggled drugs worth N242,688,000. The drugs identified as Tramadol Hydrochoride tablets in the range of 225mg/200 mg were seized along Apapa Road in Lagos. The drugs were packed in two trucks of Tramadol Hydrochloride 225mg in two units of 40 foot containers. The Comptroller General of ...

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Relief as NASS orders Customs to suspend planned seizure of vehicles without paid duty

Nigerian Senate

The senate, Tuesday passed a resolution mandating the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to suspend its policy on seizing vehicles on which duty has not been paid, saying it is retrogressive and indicate dereliction of duties on the side of the Service. Besides, some members of the National Assembly say the policy will take Nigeria back to the ages as it ...

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Customs FOU Zone ‘A’ rakes in over N1.3bn in 2 months

Customs impounds arms

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone ‘A’ Ikeja, Lagos in the months of January and February 2017 has relied on its anti-smuggling operations intercepted various contrabands and other goods on detention with a duty paid value (DPV) of N713,838,950.00. The unit also, through its interventions recovered N650,314,436.90 from duty payments and demand notices on general goods ...

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