|Destruction of seized smuggled poultry products at the Western Marine Command|
Marine Command of the Nigeria Customs Service on Tuesday vowed to keep up the
fight against smuggling of frozen poultry products, especially around Yekeme,
|CAC, Western Marine Command, Yusuf Umar explaining some points to newsmen|
Controller in charge of the
command, Yusuf Umar, said this while destroying 1,583 cartons of smuggled
poultry products in Lagos.
destroyed 6,668 cartons of poultry products from July 7 to date when `Operation
Hawk Descend’ was established to fight the smuggling of the products.
ensure that revenue leakages were plugged, just as it would work to protect the
nation’s economy through its services.
forthwith or be ready to face the wrath of the law.
smuggling of poultry products should desist, henceforth, because there is no
hiding place for them as far as we are concerned.
customs is working with a very much improved intelligence reports and will
always track them down.
know that the danger of their act is more than they think, considering the
effect on the economy.
sustain our own poultry industry that can also create a lot of jobs for
people,” he said.
by the Army Command in Badagry.
Officer, Col. Isa, sent his officers to
the area, making the operation stronger against the smugglers who eventually
fled, escape for their lives.
reports that the destruction of the products was witnessed by officials of the
National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC).
the Nigeria Police and the Department for State Security (DSS).