TOTAL BORDER CLOSURE SHOWS NIGERIA LACKS POLITICAL WILL TO ADDRESS SMUGGLING

Int’l traders seek deployment of security agents, modern equipment The Association of International Trade and Investment Promoters of Nigeria (AITIP OF NIGERIA) has said total closure of Nigerian Land borders shows that the Federal Government lacks political will to address smuggling through the borders. It Read More …

BORDER CLOSURE: BUHARI AND HIS COUNTRY WANT TO PUT AN END TO US- BENINOIS CITIZENS

Benin Republic Laments Nigerian Border Closure Dozens of baskets brimming with newly-picked tomatoes gently rot in the sticky heat, becoming the latest casualty in a bout of trade tension between Benin and Nigeria. AFP Cotonou -Dozens of baskets brimming with newly-picked tomatoes gently rot in Read More …

BORDER CLOSURE: FG SAVES 2BILLION NAIRA DAILY FROM SMUGGLED PETROL

• Smuggling Can Be Curbed Without Border Closure — Ajibola •Border Closure May Hinder Legitimate Businesses – Olawuyi • Nigeria needs Appropriate Pricing System Of Petrol, Akpan insists •Exercise To Continue Indefinitely • Action Buoys Local Economy, Improves Security — Customs • 289 Illegal Migrants Read More …

BORDER CLOSURE: BENIN AND NIGER ECONOMIES UNDER SERIOUS THREAT

no respite until neighbouring countries end smuggling •Customs inaugurate 2 armoured anti-smuggling vessels •Niger bans importation of foreign (parboiled) rice from Benin As the anti-smuggling and anti-oil theft borders patrol operation launched recently by the Federal Government of Nigeria, enters its day 26 today, indications Read More …