Customs at airport seizes wild life parts, arrests Chinese national
Segment-3 Report: (Photo News)
By Udeme Clement
Photo news to illustrate the seizure and arrest of a Chinese national identified as Mr. Liu Hiu, who tried to smuggle wild life parts out of the country through the International Airport.
The suspect was arrested by vigilant officers of Murtala Mohammed Area Command, MMAC, of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, and the prohibited items were seized.
The same Command also seized additional eight bags of elephant tusks, 21 bags of pangolin scales and 99 bags of unprocessed donkey skin, which were displayed before news men yesterday, in Lagos.
The suspect with the seized items:
The Customs Area Controller, CAC, of MMAC, Comptroller Shoboiki Jayne (Mrs,) Phd, and her team during press briefing.
The CAC expressing displeasure about smuggling of wild life parts against the policy of government on preservation of these items.
The CAC showing the seized items:
The Suspect confessing to the crime before news men:
Bags of Seized unprocessed Donkey skin by the same Command.