NCS to prioritize cargo scanning over physical examination at seaports

The Nigeria Customs Service has said that it will prioritize cargo scanning over traditional physical examination methods at the various seaports in the country.

The mandate to prioritize cargo scanning was one of the key resolutions of the strategic meeting towards enhancing ports efficiency for effective trade facilitation held at the Ministry of Marine and Blue Economy on Monday.

This is according to a joint statement signed by Ismail Omipidan, the Media Aide to the Minister, Marine, and Blue Economy and Abdullahi Maiwada, the National Public Relations Officer NCS.