Tag archive for ‘Custom’
By admin On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Custom: ‘Hameed Ali Must Go’ Protests Rock Onitsha

LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Anti-Hameed Ali protests are on-going in major streets of Onitsha, in Anambra State. The protesters are alleging disrespect of the National Assembly by the Comptroller-General of More...

By admin On Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Customs, NDDC Are Neck Deep In Corruption Even In This Regime-Sagay

Sagay LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), on Thursday, said the recklessness with which public officers spent public funds was More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

FG Initiates Plans to Use Technology in Tackling Smuggling, Raise Revenue

Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun (left), with Corps Marshal, Federal Roads Safety Corps, Mr. Boboye Oyeyemi, at the workshop. LAGOS DECEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has initiated plans to More...

By admin On Monday, December 12th, 2016

When Maritime Journalists Protest against Rots of Tin-Can, Apapa Wharf Road (PHOTOS)

MAJAN members on protest rally over the bad condition of Tin Can and Apapa Wharf road By David Oladimeji. LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Uncomfortable with the perennial Apapa Tin Can and Wharf Road gridlock More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Smuggled Rice Are Poisonous, Custom Boss Alerts Nigerians

Hameed Ali LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Comptroller-General of Customs, retired Col. Hameed Ali, says 99 per cent of rice smuggled through the land borders is not fit for human consumption. Recall that Niger More...

By admin On Saturday, July 16th, 2016

Freight Forwarders Frown at Custom Impunity against Stakeholders

LAGOS JULY 16TH (URHBOTODAY)-Representatives of CRFFN Accredited Freight Forwarding Associations rose from a crucial meeting with a call on the Nigeria Customs Service to always carry stakeholders along before More...

By admin On Sunday, March 13th, 2016

Finance Minister Faults Absence of Container Scanning Equipment in Nigerian Boarders

L-R: Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun; Comptroller General of Customs, Col Hammed Alli (retd) and some customs official during the inspection of Customs facilities at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport Abuja, on Friday LAGOS More...

By admin On Thursday, November 5th, 2015

Port Harcourt Residents Exhume Buried Frozen Chicken Seized By Custom (PHOTOS)

LAGOS NOVEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-What happened in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State recently is a great revelation of the starvation in the country. Men, women and children were spotted struggling among themselves to More...

By admin On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

FG Orders FRSC to Impound Vehicles without Proper Customs Papers

LAGOS JULY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has been empowered by the Federal Government to henceforth impound any vehicle imported into Nigeria without genuine Customs clearance. President More...