798 kg of cocaine seized at the Dakar port

798 kg of cocaine seized at the Dakar port

798 kg of cocaine seized at the Dakar port

On the Saturday night, 29th of June, Senegal Customs seized 798 Kg of Cocaine at Dakar port.
This drug was hidden in 15 new vehicles of the Renault brand. "Grande Nigéria", the ship which carried these cars came from Brasilia. Under the supervision of the Head of OCRITIS, agents were controlling, and examining in details the seizure to gather all needed information for the investigation purpose.

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GAINDE or the automatic management of customs information is a strategic platform of Senegalese customs, centered on the management of customs’ clearance. "GAINDE Integral" improves considerably the way of managing procedures. Thus people move from less paper topaperless or electronic processing,known as the dematerialization. This technological revolution in the customs’ Administration aims at great feats and better service for the public.


The ORBUS 2000 system is developed to make easier procedures of international trade by using electronic communication or exchanges. This allows interconnecting different stakeholders evolving in the international trade. The system is also based on technological infrastructure and a device of services.

The electronic payment of customs’ duties and assimilated taxes consists of giving to the economic operatorthe ability to pay the amount of customs’ duties from one’s work station, by charging an account opened in a commercial bank.