Following investigations to uncover those behind the importation of 661 pump-action rifles intercepted yesterday in Lagos, the Nigeria Customs Service has declared two of its senior officers wanted.
The wanted officers are Abdullahi, an Assistant Superintendent of Customs (ASC) with service number 44483 and ACIC Odiba Inah, with service number 133386.
They were declared wanted by the Deputy Comptroller General, Enforcement, Investigation and Inspection, Dan Ugo, who ordered that the two senior officers should be arrested wherever they are seen.
Three (3) suspects, Oscan Okafor (an importer), Mahmud Haruna (a clearing agent) and Sidique Mustapha, were arrested in connection with the firearms importation.
In case you missed our previous report on the intercepted 661 pump-action guns, read our post titled “How the Nigerian Customs intercepted 661 pump-action guns imported into Nigeria from China”