'The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) is operating Nigeria Integrated Customs Information System (NICIS
I), which is an advanced stage of the Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA).
Phil Gittoes, chairman and managing director of Distinction Systems said, 'This is a huge contract and we are delighted that our QL software has been selected for NICIS
'Through the NICIS
11, revenue leakages and human-related errors and other clearing process abuses have been reduced to the barest minimum.
Borisade told newsmen that work is in full gear to actualise the smooth commencement of port operations as the Nigeria Customs Service has granted the Kaduna dry port a Port Code with a full installation of the Nigeria Integrated Customs Information System (NICIS II) with personnel fully deployed to the facility.
NICIS, an upgraded version of the Automated Systems for Customs Data (ASYCUDA) is a customs information portal for effective trade facilitation and risk management.
According to Borisade, 'Since the commissioning, the Kaduna Inland Dry Port has been granted Port Code 02KD Location KD001 by the Nigeria Customs Service and the NICIS has also been installed in the port.
According to him, the command was committed to the transformation of revenue collection and reporting system with the implementation of Nigeria Integrated Customs Information System (NICIS
According to a statement signed on Thursday by the Commands Spokesperson, Nwala, NkeirukaIjeoma, the Command said it is optimistic that with the rollout of the Nigeria Integrated Customs Information System II (NICIS
II) in Apapa, which is expected to block all revenue leakages as well as the repairing of the Apapa axis roads, the Command will build on her revenue profile in the months ahead.
'The command also started with the deployment of Nigeria Integrated Customs Information System (NICIS 11) which assisted in blocking all revenue leakages,' she said.
Nwalla said that NICIS 11 was an upgrade of NICIS 11, which had more efficient and functional capabilities to facilitated quick cargo clearance at the various ports.
'The NICIS 11 will increase compliance level among the port users and boost revenue collection for the government.