The officers of the Nigeria Custom Officers has intercepted a truck load of locally-produced rice, on Sunday, December 13 in Kebbi State.
According to a press release by Joseph Attah, the public relations officer, the truck was loaded with concealed bags of 73 locally made guns and 891 cartridges, which were laid under the bags of rice.
Attah also disclosed that they had arrested the three suspects and they are conducting preliminary investigation.
Read the press statement below;
A truck was intercepted today by @CustomsNG personnel in Kebbi State. It was loaded with locally-produced rice, in which were concealed bags containing 73 locally-manufactured guns and 891 cartridges. Three (3) persons arrested, preliminary investigation ongoing. #SecuringNigeria pic.twitter.com/ncdtdgVcub
— Government of Nigeria (@NigeriaGov) December 13, 2020