Border closure: Customs officials kill smugglers’ informant in Jigawa


Report has emerged that officials of the Nigeria Customs Service in Jigawa State, killed one Tasiu Muhammad, believed to be an informant to rice smugglers.

The 22 year-old, according to Premium Times, was shot dead at Unguwar Gawo, about five kilometres from Bubara town, the council headquarters.

The police commissioner in Jigawa, Bala Senchi, confirmed the killing of Mohammad at a press conference on Tuesday.

Senchi added that the police were not complicit in the summary execution.


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