File photo: Pump-action rifles intercepted by the Nigeria Customs Service
Another container filled with arms has been discovered at the Tin Can Island Port in Lagos, the Nigeria Customs exclusively disclosed to Premium Times on Tuesday.
A source at the port told said the container was found at the Ports and Cargo Terminal of the Tin Can Island Ports.
“As I speak to you, they’ve ordered everyone to go out of the terminal and they have locked up everywhere,” the source said.
The spokesperson of the Nigeria Customs, Tin Can Island Command, Uche Ejesieme, confirmed the incident and said details would be made public later.
“We are still counting,” Mr. Ejesieme said over the phone.
This is a developing story, we’ll be bringing you more details shortly…