The Federal Government may relax the ban on importation of vehicles through the land border.
The government had in January 2017 ordered a ban on importation of vehicles through the land borders.
The restriction on the importation of vehicles followed that of rice, whose imports through the land borders had been banned since April 2016.
But the government may reconsider its decision after the successful implementation of a new initiative by the Nigeria Customs Service and the Customs Service of the Republic of Benin to automate and network all electronic information about incoming cargoes through the border. Read more