Elephant Tusks, Pangolin Scales Worth N22.3Bn Seized In Lagos

Posted by - August 4, 2021

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted pangolin scales and elephant tusks worth N22.3 billion in Lagos. Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (retd), disclosed this on Wednesday. He said while the Pangolin scales packaged in 196 sacks weighed 17,137.44 kilograms, the elephant tusks weighed 870.44 kilograms and pangolin claws, 4.60 kilograms. The seized