An operative of the Nigeria Customs Service (NSC) attached to the Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A in Lagos, Yakubu Shuaibu, has been allegedly killed by suspected smugglers. The smugglers, according to report laid an ambush for the Customs operatives while they were returning to base and shot at them. This resulted in the seat of Shuaibu, an Assistant Superintendent of Customs and left another officer identified as Joseph .S injured. Confirming the incident, the FOU spokesman, Jerry Attah, said the deceased had been laid to rest according to Islamic injunction in Abeokuta. The officer was shot on Sunday, but he died today.
Source: Nigerian Tribune June 24, 2019 20:37 UTC