• Customs Plans Aerial Surveillance To Check Cross-Border Smuggling

    Customs Plans Aerial Surveillance To Check Cross-Border Smuggling

    The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) says it plans to carry out aerial surveillance to check smuggling across the country’s 4,700-kilometre land border.

    The Comptroller-General of the service, retired Col. Hamid Ali, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Abuja.

    According to him, the aerial surveillance will enable the service to identify smuggling activities on the nation’s borderline.

    “We have done everything to make sure we fortify our borders but let’s remember we have 4,700km borderline […]