Nigeria Customs Intercepted 27 Toyota Hilux Trucks In Abuja.
The Nigeria Customs Services (NCS) has intercepted 27 Toyota Hilux trucks suspected to have been smuggled and estimated at N432 million along Kubwa expressway in Abuja over non payment of duty.
Conducting newsmen round the vehicles at the Customs headquarters Friday morning, the Deputy Comptroller General (DCG) Enforcement, Investigation, and Inspection, Aminu Dangaladima said based on credible intelligence, operatives of the Federal Compliance Team on Wednesday evacuated the vehicles from two car stands.
We urge owners of the vehicles to come forward with evidence of duty payment or face the risk of total seizure and outright forfeiture to the federal government. Dangaladima noted that each of the vehicles was estimated at a cost and Duty Payment Value (DPV) of N15m which totaled the N432m.
Source: Daily Trust.