has been outfitted with an announcement from the Nigerian Customs marked by its Public Relations Officer, Joseph Attah on a viral video demonstrating a traditions officer shooting an unarmed non military personnel in Ijebu-Ode.
The Statement read;
“The consideration of Nigeria Customs Service has been attracted to an exasperating video circulating around the web with clashing narratives.While it is excruciating and absolutely pointless to lose life in hostile to pirating activities, today at Shagamu exchange along Ijebu Ode, endeavor to deter legal execution of obligation by travelers of a business transport (a white Toyota Hiace) associated to convey bundles with utilized apparel prompted the passing of a young fellow (Godwin) and genuine damage of a Customs Officer, ASC1, Destiny Onebamho.
In opposition to a few stories, the young fellow was not a traveler of the transport but rather a decent resident who dependably come to bring water for Customs Patrol men whenever they come back to the base.
Starter finding demonstrate that it was amid the encounters and battle to incapacitate the Officer that the rifle released and hit the companion of the Customs (Godwin) who lost his life. The Service is as of now in contact with the dispossessed family.
Tragically, it ought to be noticed that while consideration moved to the dead and the injured, the travelers who taped with impelling critiques loaded up their vehicle and left, leaving the wrong impression that it was one of them that was slaughtered.
While the injured Officer is under serious consideration at the emergency clinic, the watch group has been reviewed to the workplace for further examination.”