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Drama As Suspected Oil Thieves Land In NSCDC Net In Akwa Ibom



The country Commandant of NSCDC, Mr Samuel Fadeyi, stated these whilst briefing newsmen at the command well-knownshows yard in Uyo on Wednesday.

Two suspected smugglers have been arrested by using the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Akwa Ibom Command who seized 3,000 litres of suspected adulterated Automotive Gas Oil.

The diesel used to be hid in a truck encumbered with yoghurt drink.

The nation Commandant of NSCDC, Mr Samuel Fadeyi, stated these whilst briefing newsmen at the command reveals yard in Uyo on Wednesday

He stated the suspects, who have been coming from Ahoada, Rivers State have been apprehended on Friday, April 23, via a patrol crew on surveillance in Itu Local Government Area.

“Like we have usually carried out to replace you on things to do and certainly things to do of some crook factors amongst us, surely to inform the public, and let them comprehend the ills that some of these things to do carry on us.

“Now appear at this, this car was once intercepted with the aid of our guys round Itu, and primarily it is conveying yoghurt, however it is used to conceal AGO, taken from an unlawful refinery at Ahoada in Rivers State.

“They have succeeded to a point, deceived safety operatives on the way till they bought to Itu LGA, kudos to our men, they had been capable to get via their deceit and had been in a position to find out that the yogurts have been used to conceal unlawful Diesel.

“Apart from the truth that it is illegal, which is dangerous, seem to be at the yoghurt that is for consumption, it is already contaminated and will be uncovered to the public for consumption.

“Two suspects had been arrested on Friday regarding this and as you have seen, you have viewed the AGO, you have considered how they hid it, “ Fadeyi said.


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