Global NewsNigerian Customs: Chinese in Nigeria Now into Smuggling of...

Nigerian Customs: Chinese in Nigeria Now into Smuggling of Contraband


- Advertisment -spot_img

Nigeria – The Customs Service has relayed, yesterday that some Chinese nationals are now into the smuggling of contraband which is now a major concern in the country.

The Comptroller General of Customs (CGC), Strike Force, Team A, Deputy Comptroller of Customs (DC), Mohammed Sami Yusuf, made known while parading some seized items with a total value at N373.63 million.

Mohammed revealed that the service is presently on the trail of some Chinese who are behind the smuggling of 663 sacks of fairly used shoes recovered from a warehouse along the Lagos-Shagamu expressway.


Three persons, including a “one-eyed” old man, were arrested for their alleged involvement in some of the seizures.

He said investigations carried out by his men revealed that the Chinese owners of the warehouse where the fairly used shoes were recovered are presently on the run, adding that effort is ongoing to ensure their arrest.

New Webbs is an independent online news platform launched with the aim of connecting the world with the latest news on the web.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

SUNU Health Reiterates Commitment To Human Health, Wellbeing

Lagos, Nigeria - Dr Faith Nwachi, Chief Operating Officer, SUNU Health Maintenance Organisation (HMO), has reiterated the organisation’s commitment to...

In Entrepreneurship, Agility is the Name of the Game – Seleem Adegunwa

Lagos, Nigeria - In his drive to inspire future entrepreneurs that would make significant growth to the nation’s economy... Initiates ‘Complify’ To Simplify Tax Compliance

Lagos, Nigeria -, under the leadership of Florence Chikezie, has announced the launch of a new service called...

More Than 80 Passengers Killed In Congo Boat Accident

DRC - A boat carrying 270 passengers has capsized on a river near Congo's capital of Kinshasa, leaving more than...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

Police Nab Kidnappers Who Murder Six-year-old Boy For Food

Taraba, Nigeria - The operatives of Adamawa State Police Command have arrested two suspected male Kidnapers for the killing...

Bigi-Sponsored Nigerian Idol Bids Farewell To Jennifer After Powerful Performance

Lagos, Nigeria - A beloved contestant, Jennifer, known for her powerful vocals, left the Bigi-sponsored Nigerian Idol stage with...

Must read

In Entrepreneurship, Agility is the Name of the Game – Seleem Adegunwa

Lagos, Nigeria - In his drive to inspire future...

Rite Foods’ Chairman, Adegunwa Becomes Asiwaju Of Ijebu

Lagos, Nigeria - According to a report published in...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you