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Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service Establishment Act 2018

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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT ! ! !
This is to inform members of the public and exporters of agricultural commodities that all payments for NAQS services are cashless. Payment for other services tangential to cargo clearance which is rendered by an accredited vendor is subject to the terms set by the service provider. All users should be guided accordingly.

NAQS MEDIA, COMMUNICATIONS AND STRATEGIES UNIT


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Mandate

NAQS is a regulatory agency under the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. It was created for the harmonization of Plants, Veterinary and Aquatic resources (fisheries) Quarantine in Nigeria to promote and regulate sanitary (animal and fisheries health) and phytosanitary . ... Read More

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MDA compliance with EO1

The MDAs that show the highest level of compliance are: OGFZA (94%), FMoFA (91%), NAQS (82%) , NERC (81%) and NIS (80%)
Successful MDAs have implemented critical reforms in three areas that have enabled them to streamline their processes and comply with the EO1: automation, transparency, communication, monitoring and evaluation systems. NAQS ranking
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