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NCS Ogun State Area Command: One Dead, Another Injured in Attack

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NCS Ogun State Area Command

Hoodlums armed with guns, machetes and other dangerous weapons attacked an NCS Patrol base at Oke Ore, Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State on Tuesday, 20th of October, 2020.

This resulted in the death of Assistant Inspector of Customs, Solomon Alagye while another officer sustained gunshot injuries.

The Officer is said to be responding to treatment at the 192 Brigade Military Hospital, Owode.

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Even though the Customs Area Controller, Ogun State, Comptroller Michael Agbara called reinforcements to tackle the hoodlums, the teams were unable to reach the scene due to road blocks mounted by #EndSars protesters.

The NCS Area Controller sympathized with the families of the deceased officer, who died gallantly in the line of duty and promised to fish out the attackers and bring them to justice.

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FOU Zone “B” Records 101 Seizures, Generates 194 Million Naira in May 2021

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FOU Zone “B” Records 101 Seizures, Generates 194 Million Naira in May 2021

In line with fulfilling their mandate of suppression of smuggling, FOU Zone B Kaduna has continued to make progress in their anti-smuggling stride.

 

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with the Command making 101 seizures valued over 194 million naira in the month of May 2021, our Correspondent, Abdulkareem Zurmi, gives us more details in his report.

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Seme Border Fully Operational – Nigeria Customs Service

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Seme Border Fully Operational - Nigeria Customs Service

The information circulating that the Seme-Krake border has not been fully reopened, has been debunked in a press statement signed by the Public Relations Officer NCS Seme Area Command ASC1 Hussaini Abdullahi.

It partly read “It is pertinent to state that since the re-opening of some land borders by the Federal Government of Nigeria in December, 2020 with Seme Border Command being among the four borders re-opened, its operations has since been sustained on a full scale”.

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According to the statement, the Command also generated a revenue of N431,160,300.72 and N409,857,533.14 as the Duty Paid Value (DPV) from seizures between period of January to date.

He further stated that Seme border has been fully operational since the re-opening of some land borders by the federal government in December, 2020.

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Customs Seize Contrabands Worth Over N100 Million in Katsina

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Customs Seize Contrabands Worth Over N100 Million in Katsina

Officers of the Nigeria Customs Service have intercepted contrabands with a duty paid value worth N101,027,350 smuggled into the country through various illegal routes existing in Katsina State.

Out of the total seizures made on Thursday, 14 assorted vehicles with a duty paid value of N91,592,500 were detained alongside food and non-food items worth N9,434,850.

The Acting Comptroller in charge of the Katsina Customs Area Command, DC Dalha Wada Chedi in a press conference held at the command headquarters, Katsina reaffirmed the command’s commitment to continue to facilitate trade, enhance ease of doing legal businesses and generate more revenue for the country.

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Chedi while soliciting more partnerships and collaboration from the public to understand the job and responsibilities of the Nigeria Customs Service, encouraged them to come forward and take advantage of the numerous opportunities and accept the modern way of importing goods and services.

He added that the command will not relent in the pursuit of its mandate by suppressing smuggling activities to the barest minimum.

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"Also found worthy of honour was Bashir Abubakar, an Asst Comptroller-General of Customs, who rejected a bribe of $412,000 per container offered him by drug traffickers seeking to bring 40 containers of Tramadol into Nigeria. A fine example of incorruptibility, worthy of emulation"

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