EVIL OF SMUGGLING
- False declaration and concealment of goods.
- Willful under-payment of Customs Duties,
- Trafficking in prohibited or restricted goods,
- Use of unapproved routes and ports.
- Forging of Custom documents.
- Touting in Customs goods and documents.
What is Smuggling?
- Smuggling is a worldwide problem, and those who engage in it are considered economic saboteurs.
- Smuggling is a destroyer of the economy.
- Smuggling robs the nation of her revenue, hence affects provision of social services to entire community.
- Smuggling can destroy your health through importation of expired, fake, and other drugs.
- Smuggling paralyses our local industries.
- Smuggling is a drain on the foreign earnings of the nation.
- Smuggling encourages acts of criminality that can lead to armed robbery and other heinous crimes.
- Smuggling is an unpatriotic act that can lead you into jail.
Let us join hands together to build a strong, virile and-stable economy.
Be a good citizen, avoid smuggling, expose smugglers.
ACG (Federal Operation Unit)
Public Relations Officer
Nigeria Customs Service