Officers of Kano/Jigawa Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has arrested a traveller with 5,342 Automated Teller Machine ATM cards, a subscriber identification module SIM Card and 7 memory cards concealed in two bags of Beans at Aminu Kano International Airport.
The CAC, Nasiru Ahmad narrated that the suspect Sanusi Labaran was arrested during a routine baggage examination as he attempts to board Ethiopian Airline to Dubai with the aforementioned items.
The Area Controller on behalf of the CGC, handed over the suspect, exhibits and his travelling document to the Zonal Head of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission EFCC Kano, Aliyu Sunusi for further investigation, due to the nature of the offence.
Sunusi applauded the Service on the achievement and he appreciated the synergy between the agencies.
Also, he assured that the EFCC will not be prejudicial in the case a thorough investigation would be carried out to nab the sponsors of this illegal act.