TinCan Customs on red alert :
Intercepts container with arms, ammunition
The TinCan Island Port Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has intercepted a container with arms and ammunition.
The Command, which is on red alert this yuletide season intercepted the deadly cargo yesterday in one of the terminals during routine examination.
The details reaching our news platform revealed that the container will be transferred to the enforcement unit of the Command for 100 percent examination.
The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Command, Mr Uche Ejesieme,
who confirmed the latest development said;
“The Command has intimated the terminal operators and requested that the suspected container be transferred to our enforcement unit for 100% examination.
“This suffices that the information is still sketchy but we do hope that comprehensive information would be availed after the 100% examination, following which we will communicate officially to the Customs management, as well our Zonal Coordinator in line with the Service protocol.”