In a few hours, the month of October would elapse, and would effectively usher in November, the second to the last month of the year. I believe it is safe to say the bells would be jingling soon in anticipation of Christmas. One remarkable thing separates Christmas from every other celebration all over the world. It remains the most popular, most generally accepted and biggest celebration that people of all walks of life, religion and social standing cannot help but identify with. I think I should catch myself quickly and come back to reality. Christmas is still at least a good seven weeks away!
One thing that usually happens in these times is a more cross-border transactions and increased importation and exportation activities by individuals and corporations alike. The Nigeria Customs Service usually have an increased volume of transaction at this period as well; talk about a lot of clearing and forwarding activities and the likes.