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Customs launches Fast Track 2.0 to speed up clearance of goods for import and export

Committed to measuring up with global competitiveness, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), on Monday, launched a trade facilitation tool called Fast Track 2.0 (FT 2.0) to enable compliant importers and agents to clear their cargoes within 24 hours. The Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed...

Funtua Inland Dry Port declared as port of origin, final destination by FG

The Federal Government has declared Funtua Inland Dry Port in Katsina State as a port of origin and final destination for import and export of cargoes. The declaration, which was made by the Minister of Transportation, Mu’azu Sambo, comes many years after the establishment of...

Breaking News : Seme Customs Command seizes fake $6million, equivalent to N2.7bn

The newly posted Customs Area Controller (CAC) of Seme Customs Command, Compt. Dera Nnadi has kicked off the fight against smuggling with a mind-boggling seizure of over $6million, equivalent to N2.7billion. Nnadi while unveiling the foreign currency notes intercepted by his combatant officers at...

Poor ICT Services: We want to takeover from Webb Fontaine, says Customs

Says it was a waste of time and resources, continuing to maintain the contract with Webb Fontaine. These frustrations made importers to blame the Customs for their woes, which in turn frustrate government’s efforts to make more money. January 13, (THE PORTWAY) — The Nigeria Customs...

Apapa Customs Command raked in over N1 trillion in 2022

January 12, (THE PORTWAY) — The Nigeria Customs Service, Apapa Command, has disclosed that it collected the sum of One Trillion, Twenty-Two Billion, Five Hundred and Thirty Million, Five Hundred and Twenty-Three Thousand, Six Hundred and Ninety-Nine Naira, Four Kobo (1,022,530,523,699.4) as revenue into...

Compulsory Documents Needed for a Seamless Customs Clearance

When it comes to Customs Clearance of goods, the need for a proper and accurate documentation is of essence. In other words, every international transaction that involves physical goods requires accurate documentation to ensure hitch-free dealings. When importing or exporting goods, there are very important...