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Apapa Command Intercepts Containers Of Tramadol …Eulogises Profound Efforts Of Officers

Sandra Ukele   The Nigeria Customs Service Apapa Area Command hosted the maiden Press Conference 2019 in Lagos recently. The conference focused on the revenue generation of the January to December 2018 fiscal year highlighting the procedures leading to a 13.13 per cent increase over 2017 revenue collected. The total revenue collected in 2018 amounted to N426,192,827.46b representing a 5 percent shortfall of the Federal Government slated revenue target. According to the Comptroller Customs Area Command Mr. Bashir Abubakar the consistent and unprecedented increase in revenue collection could not be attained without the selfless stance of officers, unrivaled insistence on seamless operation of import and export business, introduction of 24 hours dispute resolution mechanism, one spot examination by all units and agencies, advanced system monitoring   collaboration between internal and external units   of the Nigerian Customs Service and other government agencies as well as the