Customs seize explosives in Ogun, arrest suspects

The Nigerian Customs Service mentioned it had seized 20 barrels of carbide within the Ijebu-Ode space of ​​Ogun State.

Customized Space Controller answerable for Federal Operations Unit Zone A, Comptroller Ejibunnu Hussain, mentioned the explosives seized had a Obligation Paid Worth of roughly N33 million .

Additional rationalization, Ejibunnu mentioned that the fabric was used for the manufacturing of improvised explosive units.

He added that the import of such substances should get an approval from the workplace of the Nationwide Safety Adviser.

“The unit seized 20 barrels of Carbide close to Ijebuode in August. The substance used for the manufacturing of IED. If it falls into the arms of unscrupulous individuals, it could trigger severe security issues. And its importation should be authorized with an end-user certificates from the Workplace of the Nationwide Safety Adviser.”

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