The Ogun Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has said it successfully got one Mr Victor Hassan, popularly known as Victor Owode, detained in prison custody over an alleged case of smuggling.
It also said it has secured the conviction of three suspected hoodlums accused of destroying three operational vehicles belonging to the command in 2017. Area Customs Controller, Compt.
Michael Agbara told Vanguard Maritime Report that the Command made a total of 102 seizures of illegal imports in the month of July 2019 with a total duty paid value, DPV, of N137.9 million. The seizure includes 7,848 bags of rice, 23 units of vehicles, 201 pairs of used tyres amongst other items.