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FOU ‘C’ Customs intercepts Six Containers of unprocessed Timbers

By Innocent Orok The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit Zone ‘C’ has intercepted three trucks conveying six 6×20ft containers of logs of unprocessed timbers. The Zonal Coordinator for Zone ‘C’, Acting ACG Olusemire Kayode while displaying the intercepted items at the zonal headquarters, Port Harcourt on Monday added that two suspects were arrested in connection with the seizure. Kayode ...

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MARINE COMMAND Intercepts N747M Seizures in Six Months

By Innocent Orok The marine arm of the Nigeria Customs Service ( NCS) Western Marine Command has made a total of 30 seizures from January to June, 2021. The Total Duty Paid Value (DPV) of the seizures is put at N747,202,000 only. According to a statement issued by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASCI Isah Sulaiman these unprecedented feats was ...

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PTML Customs receives 95 Vessels, Collects N104.64b in half year 2021

By Innocent Orok The Port Terminal and Multiservices Limited (PTML) Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has collected a total sum of N104,649,202,251 as revenue to the Governments coffers for the first half of ( January- June), 2021. The figure represents 19.2% increase above the N87,818,715,599.45 that was collected within the same period of 2020. According to a statement ...

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Half Year Report: Onne Customs records N78.167b revenue, massive Seizures

By Innocent Orok The Nigeria Customs Service, Area ll Command Onne Port, Rivers State have recorded a total of N78,167,080,299.21 as revenue generated from January to June 2021.The amount is N31.5 billion above the N46,661,656,918.3 collected between January and June of 2020, which is an increase of 67.52% of the Command’s revenue. According to a press release issued by the ...

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By Innocent Orok The Nigeria Customs Service ( NCS) has generated the total sum of N1,003,752,951,735.55 as against the targeted N713,548,395,834.93 from January to June 2021. This amount has made a positive increase of N290,204,555,900.62. Hitting the Trillion-Naira mark within six months is unprecedented in the history of the Service. This feat is as a result of resolute pursuit of ...

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Apapa Customs hits N336b in half year, gets Commendation from RMAFC

By Innocent Orok The revenue records breaking Apapa Customs Command, led by Comptroller Yusuf Malanta has gotten commendation from the Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission ( RMAFC). The flagship Command in its 2021 half year report has collected the total sum of N366billion a feat that has surpassed the the 2020 collection of N227billion.The Command also made export proceeds ...

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By Innocent Orok The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone ‘C’ Owerri having strengthened its anti-smuggling operations has intercepted Tramadol and other contraband goods with a duty paid value (DPV) of N99,820,000,00 from April to June 2021. According to a Press release issued by the Unit’s Public Relations Officer, Jerry Attah, in the period under review, five suspects were ...

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Onne Customs uncovers N3.7b Tramadol concealed with Ceramic Tiles

By Innocent Orok The Nigeria Customs Service, Area ll Command, Onne Port in Rivers State has uncovered 1387 cartons of prohibited Tramadol tablets with Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N3,719,983,463 concealed with 1000 cartons of ceramic tiles. The Command also seized the tiles with DPV of N10,743,325 used in concealing the illicit drug . In a statement issued by the ...

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By Innocent Orok The Nigeria Customs Service ( NCS), Federal Operations Unit ( FOU) ‘A’ at about 1500 hours of Thursday, 13th May, 2021 battles some dare devil smugglers who had mobilized themselves with the help of some thugs to attacked a patrol team serving with Federal Operations Unit Zone A, who were on lawful duty at Iseyin. At the ...

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