Nigeria Customs Service
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Tuesday, February 12, commenced the distribution of over 69,000 bags of rice, and vegetable oil to orphanage homes in Lagos. The items are among seized items smuggled into the country.
The Federal Operations Unit, Zone A, Nigeria Customs Service, has disclosed that it intercepted bales of uniforms, tear gas canisters and other paraphernalia of the Nigeria Police Force, ahead of the 2019 elections.
The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) on Monday, February 4, revealed that some rice smugglers attacked one of its officers in Kano, burnt its patrol van during a clash between the gang and officials of the command.
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Monday, January called for the cooperation of border communities in the fight against smuggling. The Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (Rtd), made the call at a news conference.
The operatives of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) in Niger state has impounded a trailer carrying tramadol and other substances suspected to be illicit drug worth about forty-four million naira (N44,000,000).
The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col Hameed Ali has urged the federal government to reduce the 35% levy on imported vehicles , saying the move is necessary to check the rising cases of smuggled vehicles into the country.