|CAC Umar Yusuf(middle) briefing newsmen on the seizure made, and with him is Navy Capt. Simon Dogo, Commanding Officer, FOB Badagry as both agencies collaborate for better efficiency|
Thursday at Tanfi Island, Badagry, Lagos State, confiscated 26 jumbo bales of
cannabis valued over 100 million naira.
|The bales of marijuana and the seized motorcycle found at the location|
agencies on the exercise at the WMC base in Lagos were the National Agency for
Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), State Security Service (SSS)
and the Police.
that each jumbo bale contained about 100 smaller packs valued at N20, 000 each,
while the total number weighed 3750kg.
newsmen that the customs operatives had to request for support from the
Nigerian Navy operations team at Badagry, due to their experience in marine
with the reinforcement from the Navy immediately, the joint team mobilized,
confiscated the smuggled goods and moved them to the Customs Western Marine jetty
that, the Chief of Naval Staff’s directive has also amplified further on the
collaboration with our sister agencies, and the essence is to see that Nigeria