Oyo/Osun Customs Command Generates Over N16b In 2017
Oyo/Osun Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has generated over N16 billion revenue between January and November 2017.
The revenue represents an increase of 19.48 per cent over N13 billion recorded over the same period in 2016.
Area Controller of Customs for the two states, Mr. David Chikan, made the disclosure, on Tuesday, when he briefed journalists on the activities of the command for 2017.
According to him, “The command has been doing very well in the area of revenue collection, which comes purely from excise factories and few imports.
“The command generated a sum total of N16,182, 206,265.7kobo as against the N13,543,802,589.3kobo generated within the same period in 2016. This shows an increase of 19.48 per cent in the revenue collection over last year.”