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FG sets target of N4.1trillion of customs

The Federal Government has set a revenue target of N4.1trillion for the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) this year. The service contributed N2.24trillion into the Consolidated Revenue Account (CRA) last year. The N4.1trillion revenue target was disclosed by the Customs Area Controller (CAC), Apapa command of the service, Me Yusuf Malanta, during a press briefing in Lagos yesterday. Malanta, who said ...

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Customs Apapa Command generates N65.5,bn in April

The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) Apapa Command has announced a revenue of N65,463,398,355.85 for the month of Apri, 2021. This is an increase of N25,585,561,139.92 compared to the same period last year. This was made known by Comptroller Ibrahim Yusuf, Area Controller of Apapa command, in a press briefing. He said: “This indicates a 64% increase in collection and an ...

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Customs intercepts N7 rice in Kano

The Kano/Jigawa Customs Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has seized over 300 bags of smuggled foreign rice and macaroni, valued at N7 million. The Comptroller of the Command, Yusuf Abba-Kassim, who disclosed this to journalists, said the two suspects were arrested in connection with the smuggled items. According to Abba-Kassim, 10 vehicles which conveyed the smuggled items were also ...

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Customs intercepts tanker loaded with vegetable oil

Operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service in Sokoto have intercepted a petrol tanker conveying 446 kegs of vegetable oil, with duty value of about N5.7m. They also arrested the driver of the tanker and his escort. The NCS Area Comptroller in charge of Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara states, Nasir Ahmed, said Bamus Global Co. Ltd. was written on the tanker, ...

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