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Nigerian Clearing Agents and Freight Forwarders Not Handling Project Cargoes—Tony Iju

Nigerian Clearing Agents and Freight Forwarders Not Handling Project Cargoes—Tony Iju

By DAPO OLAWUNI National President of Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) Hon Tony Iju has raised an alarm that Nigerian clearing agents and freight forwarders do not have access to clear project cargoes…

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Tin Can Customs, NPA Officials Clash Over Port Access Control

Tin Can Customs, NPA Officials Clash Over Port Access Control

By DAPO OLAWUNI Officers of Nigeria Customs Service Tin Can Island Command yesterday clashed with staff of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) over port access control. Reliable sources within the NPA told DAILY TREND NEWS that…

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Shippers Council, Stakeholders Support Customs on Border Closure, Proffer Solutions

Shippers Council, Stakeholders Support Customs on Border Closure, Proffer Solutions

By DAPO OLAWUNI The Nigerian Shippers Council at the weekend gathered relevant stakeholders in the maritime sector, as well as importers, exporters and traders at the border areas to look at the gains of the…

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Border Closure: Smugglers Intensify Attacks Against Customs

Border Closure: Smugglers Intensify Attacks Against Customs

DAPO OLAWUNI Attackers and hatchet-men, hired by some unscrupulous smugglers who are unhappy with the gains made by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration over its decision to close land border across the country, are at…

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CRFFN Backs Customs On Examination of Transit Cargoes, Says Kaduna Dry Port Not Yet Approved As Port of Destination

CRFFN Backs Customs On Examination of Transit Cargoes, Says Kaduna Dry Port Not Yet Approved As Port of Destination

By DAPO OLAWUNI The Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) has justified the continuous interception and examination of transit cargoes by the Nigeria Customs Service, saying that the Kaduna Inland Dry…

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Kwara Customs Command Rakes N1.27b Within three Months of Creation

Kwara Customs Command Rakes N1.27b Within three Months of Creation

By DAPO OLAWUNI The Kwara Command of the Nigeria Customs Service  has generated N1.27 billion within three months of its establishment by the service. DAILY TREND NEWS recalls that the management of the Customs  recently…

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Customs Lament 90% Nigerian Borders Compromised in North East

Customs Lament 90% Nigerian Borders Compromised in North East

By DAPO OLAWUNI The Nigeria Customs Service has lamented that North East area of Nigeria accounts for the highest number of unapproved border stations, even as the  service expressed its resolve to address the challenge.…

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Open Letter To President Buhari On Proposed Concessioning of Nigeria Customs Service

Open Letter To President Buhari On Proposed Concessioning of Nigeria Customs Service

By Fwdr Eugene Nweke, Former President of National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) Re: Agitation For The Concession Of The e-Customs Modernization – An Appeal To Restore And Preserve National Interests. First, it…

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Despite Nigeria’s Border Closure, Benin Republic Imports $32million Worth of Rice from Japan

Despite Nigeria’s Border Closure, Benin Republic Imports $32million Worth of Rice from Japan

…As Tin can Customs Intercept 34 Containers of Rotten Rice By DAPO OLAWUNI Despite the closure of the land borders across Nigeria by the Nigeria Customs Service, Republic of Benin, one of Nigeria’s neighbors and…

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Stakeholders Accuse Customs Officers of Frustrating NICIS 2 Platform

Stakeholders Accuse Customs Officers of Frustrating NICIS 2 Platform

By DAPO OLAWUNI Fresh indications have emerged that some officers of Nigeria Customs Service may have abandoned the integrated platform; Nigerian Integrated Customs Information System II, (NICIS II) for pecuniary gains. These officers, specifically, those at valuation…

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