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  • Customs Redeploys 337 Assistant Comptrollers

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    The Comptroller-General of Customs Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd) has approved the redeployment of 337 Assistant Comptrollers of Customs to various Commands across the country In a statement signed by the service Deputy PRO  Abubakar Dalhatu,  the redeployment which is with an immediate effect is part of the ongoing repositioning of the Service. The redeployment…

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  • AMDON Launches Automated Custom Duty Verification Stickers

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    The Association of Motor Dealers of Nigeria (AMDON) has launched an automated custom duty verification sticker to tackle custom vehicle duty payment. This was in response to the controversies generated by none and under payment of custom duty across the country. The sticker which would cost N5,000 signifies that the vehicle duty has been verified…

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  • Custom Issues Ultimatum For Impounded Vehicles

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    The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) , Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd) has issued a grace period of one month for owners of all vehicles within the Country whose customs duty has not been paid, to do so. The CGC in a statement through the Ag. Public Relations Officer Joseph Attah said all motor dealers and…

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  • Over 1000 Customs Officers Promoted To Various Ranks

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    The Comptroller General of Customs (NCS), Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd) has approved the promotion of 1,561 Junior Officers to various ranks. In a statement made available to LEADERSHIP and signed by Custom’s Acting Public Relations Officer, Joseph Attah, the promotion is based on the performances of the personnel at the 2016 promotion examination, annual…

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  • 2018 Census To Gulp N223bn

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    The chairman, National Population Commission (NpopC), Chief Eze Duruiheoma, has disclosed that over N222.9 billion will be required to ensure a successful conduct of the 2018 census. He said paucity of funds and persistent underfunding of the Commission’s activities were the major hindrances to the successful execution of the national census, which had being delayed…

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  • RMAFC Lauds Nigeria’s $15bn Cash For Oil Deal With India

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    The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has lauded the efforts of the  Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu on the successful negotiation of $15 billion cash for oil deal on behalf of the federal government with the Indian government as part of effort to shore up Nigeria’s foreign reserves. It…

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  • Telecomms Sector Contributes N1.58trn To GDP In Q2

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    The Nigerian telecommunications sector contributed N1.580 trillion in real terms to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the second quarter of 2016, or 9.8 per cent, which represents an increase of 1.0 per cent points relative to the previous quarter, according to the report released yesterday by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). This…

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  • Population Statistics To Top Agenda Of Yearly Confab

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    The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mallam Muhammad Bello and his Budget and National Planning Minister counterpart, Senator Udo Udoma, among other  top government functionaries will  open the Annual Conference of the Nigeria Statistical Association, (NSA), scheduled to hold in Abuja. At a pre-event media chat on Tuesday in Abuja, the President of the NSA,…

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