9 40ft containers loaded with Tramadol has been seized by the Nigeria Customs Service in Onne, Rivers State, because the conflict on medication proceed.
The seizure is coming some days after 50 containers of the drug have been intercepted by the safety outfit in Lagos. .
Deputy Comptroller-Normal of Customs accountable for Enforcement, Investigation and Inspection, Augustine Chidi, informed journalists in Onne on Friday that the seized gadgets had an obligation paid worth of N3,060,000,000. .
Chidi defined that the gadgets have been found following a diligent profiling of the exporter, a local of India, including that the containers have been falsely declared as containing normal merchandise items and PVC ball valves.
He identified that the importation of such prohibited gadgets contravened Part 46 of the Customs and Excise Administration Act. He stated;
“Final week, Nigeria Customs Service introduced the seizure of 50 containers in Lagos. This brings the whole variety of seizures made this month to 59 containers.