The Federal Operations Unit (FOU) of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Zone D in Bauchi has seized smuggled goods worth over N50 million.
Zone D comprises of Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Taraba, Bauchi, Gombe, Plateau, Benue and Nassarawa.
The seized goods include 1,963 cartons of spaghetti, 780 jerrycans of vegetable oil, 300 bags of parboiled rice concealed in BUA sugar bags and 90 bales of second hand clothing.
The goods were allegedly being transported in five vehicles, including three J5 buses, which were arrested transporting 90 bales of the second hand clothing,with each one carrying 30 bales each.
A Mercedes truck was also arrested conveying the concealed 300 bags of rice while a DAF truck was impounded by the Customs with the spaghetti and cooking oil.