Customs Officials Hold Meeting With Traders
Business

Customs Officials Hold Meeting With Traders

TORKHAM: Pakistan customs officials and other stakeholders held a meeting at Torkham border and discussed various trade related issues,officials sourcess said on Monday. Additional collector custom Muhammad Rizwan, addtional director transit Athar,Col, Bilal Yousif,General manager National Logistic Cell Col,(R)Aziz,Col, Sattar,federal deputy secretary of trade and commrace Mian Abdul Qadir Shah, addtional collector Ashfaq Ahmad,addtional secretary

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Customs at Torkham border foil attempt to smuggle arms from Afghanistan
International

Customs at Torkham border foil attempt to smuggle arms from Afghanistan

…Customs chief said 16  US-made different brands of automatic guns and 15,000 of bullets rounds were recovered LANDIKOTAL: Customs authorities at Torkham border foiled a bid to smuggle a bulk of foreign made arms and Ammunitions from Afghanistan, officials said on Wednesday. Chief collector Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Muhammad Salim while displaying the seized arms to media

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Gunmen attack Military checkpoint, Customs roadblock in Rivers 1
Crime

Gunmen attack Military checkpoint, Customs roadblock in Rivers

Unknown gunmen have attacked a military checkpoint in Omagwa community in Ikwerre local government area of Rivers State. The Rivers State Police Command confirmed that there was an attack on security agents by unknown gunmen in Ikwerre. The Daily Vendor gathered that the gunmen had around midnight on Saturday, attacked the military checkpoint located near

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Lagos Customs command intercepts 133 containers of drugs, generates N518b 2
Crime

Lagos Customs command intercepts 133 containers of drugs, generates N518b

The Apapa command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Lagos has made a total seizure of 318 containers, including 133 containers of unregistered pharmaceutical products. Giving the breakdown of the seizures, the command’s Area Controller, Mohammed Abba-Kura, said: “Some of the seized items are 133 containers of unregistered pharmaceuticals, including tramadol; 58 containers of parboiled

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Customs hands over suspect with 5,342 ATM cards to EFCC in Kano 3
Crime & Investigation

Customs hands over suspect with 5,342 ATM cards to EFCC in Kano

The Nigeria Customs Area Command in Kano has handed over one Sanusi Abdullahi Labaran, arrested as he attempted to smuggle 5,342 Automated Teller Machine cards out of the country, to the Kano Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for further investigation. Custom Area Controller, Kano – Jigawa Command, Nasiru Ahmed who

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Ogun: Customs Kills One While Chasing Smugglers 4
Tragedy

Ogun: Customs Kills One While Chasing Smugglers

Olufemi Adediran Abeokuta A middle-aged man, Atanda Idowu Moses, who sustained gunshot injury during a clash between men of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) and smugglers in Oja Odan in Yewa South local government area of Ogun State has died. A relation of the deceased, Olatunji Olaniran, who confirmed this to newsmen yesterday, disclosed that

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Licensed Agents Petition Nigerian Senate Over Alleged Corruption In Customs Service 7
News

Licensed Agents Petition Nigerian Senate Over Alleged Corruption In Customs Service

A group of licensed agents has petitioned the Nigerian Senate over what they termed different atrocities allegedly committed by Nigeria Customs Service officials. In the five-page petition signed by over 50 members of Concerned Licensed Customs Agents, the group accused customs officials of acts of corruption and sabotage of the country’s economy. They said that

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Smugglers Have Devised New Ways to Beat Customs
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Smugglers Have Devised New Ways to Beat Customs

The Coordinator, Joint Border Patrol, Zone 3, Muhammed Garba, has said smugglers have devised new ways of smuggling banned items into the country. According to Garba, they now conceal rice and other contraband in bags containing yam flour. The Nigeria Customs Service chief said they had impounded 20 bags of yam flour, with foreign rice concealed in some of them at the border route in

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Customs Hunt Smuggled Rice, Frozen Food, Comb Lagos–Abeokuta 9
Crime

Customs Hunt Smuggled Rice, Frozen Food, Comb Lagos–Abeokuta

Nigeria Customs Service operatives have laid siege to the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway and other locations in the Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State in search of smuggled rice, frozen poultry and other contraband brought into the country through Idiroko land border. It was gathered that in less than one month, the agency said it had

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