Witness narrates how Customs discovered smuggled 1570 Pumps Action Riffles

Deputy Superintendent of Customs, Nwaiwu Chibuzor Ginikanwa, today, told  Federal High Court, Lagos how some business men who imported arms into the country through the Tincan Island Port, Lagos were arrested.    Ginikanwa of Intelligence Unit, Tincan Island Command, Lagos, is the first prosecution witness in the trial of Ayogu Great James, Ifeuwa Moses Christ and a company, Great James Oil and Gas Limited, alleged to have smuggled 1570 pump action rifles into the country.    The witness while being led in evidence by the prosecutor, Mr. Julius Ajakaiye, a…

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Court refuses alleged smugglers of 1570 Pump Action rifles bail

A Federal High Court, Lagos, o. Wednesday, refused the bail applications filed by the alleged two smugglers of 1570 pump action rifles into Nigeria. The alleged smugglers whose bail applications were refused are: Ayogu Great James and one Ifeuwa Moses Christ. The duo alongside a company, Great James Oil and Gas Limited, located at 1, Warehouse Road, Apapa, Lagos     belonging to Great James, were first arraigned before Justice Saliu Saidu led-court, on October 11, by the office of the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF). The defendants were arrested by the men…

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Customs arraigns importer of 1570 Pump Action rifles

A businessman, Ayogu Great James, who was alleged to have imported 1570 pump action rifles into Nigeria, sometimes between September 6 to 20, 2017, was arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, by the men of Nigerian Customs Services (NCS). Ayogu, a resident of Plot 291, Dawaki extention, opposite Gwarinpa Estate, Abuja, was arraigned alongside his company, Great James Oil and Gas Limited, locates at 1, Warehouse Road, Apapa, Lagos and one Emeka Umeh Festus, also known as Amankwa, who is said to be at large.   Prior to the arraignment of Ayogu…

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Businessman docked for unlawful importation of 1570 pump action rifles

Nigeria Customs Services (NCS), on Thursday, October 11, arraigned one Ifeuwa Moses Christ, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for allegedly imported 1570 pump action rifles into the country without lawful authority. Ifeuwa, a resident of 1, Ifeuwa Street, Ogidi, Anambra State, is being arraigned before the court by the men of Nigeria Customs Services (NCS), alongside one Ayogu Great James, of Plot 291, Dawaki extention, opposite Gwarinpa estate, Abuja, and Emeka Umeh Festus, also known as Amankwa, who is said to be at large. Also, charged before the court,…

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