Seme Border Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Mohammed Ndalati,
on Friday declared zero tolerance for smuggling activities at the border area.
Ernest Olottah, the controller promised to harness all available resources to
drive home his anti-smuggling goals and ensure that change was embraced.
operations while bracing up to the realities of the peculiar nature of
exhibit it and show that we are change agents.
The bottom line is that you have conquered the environment,” the controller
collected in spite of the challenges around the border area.
responsibilities of revenue collection, fight against smuggling and
facilitation of legitimate trade,” he said.
various human capacity initiatives, which he noted had brought about a modernised
and improved status of the service.
Excise Department we used to know. In other words, professionalism is enhanced
and encouraged under the present regime,” he said.
stakeholders as he advised that importers and agents should keep Abreast of
government’s policies relating to import guidelines.
Customs and Excise Management Act (amended).
nothing to worry about while dealing with the customs.
of smuggling activities are imprisoned when arrested and prosecuted.
into smuggling to desist from attempting to do so.
course of duty to make the command succeed in managing its affairs.
transiting the border they should also pay attention to effective control of