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Customs intercepts cache of ammunition at Tin-Can Island Port

The Tin Can Island Customs Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has intercepted a cache of ammunition at two terminals on Monday and Tuesday, an official has said. The Customs Area Controller of the command, Musa Abdullahi, said in Lagos that about 150 rounds of live ammunition were intercepted at Terminal ‘C’ (Ports& Cargo) while  28 […]
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