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Customs comb Lagos markets for smuggled rice


Anna Okon Officials of the Nigeria Customs Service have stormed some markets in Lagos in search of smuggled rice. Their efforts led to the seizure of about six trailer load of rice from shops at the Iddo Railway Terminus. Some of the rice dealers, who spoke to our correspondent, complained that they bought the rice […]

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