Customs Officers Kill Smuggler In Lagos

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A men believed to be smuggler have been reportedly been killed by officers of the Nigeria Custom Service at Abule Egba under bridge, Oja Oba junction in Lagos, after a shootout.

The incident, which happened on Wednesday morning at 6am, made the commuters plying the route to divert to other routes.

There were several reports that the smugglers confronted the Customs officials who tried to stop them.

Eyewitnesses blamed the Custom officials for not stopping the smugglers from the border but were shooting at them in Abule Egba, endangering the lives of commuters going to work.

 

 

 

 

By Tony Nwanne 

 

 

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