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**lagos Residents Form Queues To Purchase N10,000 'customs Rice'** by edudaniel(m): 2:23pm On Feb 23
In Lagos State, residents were seen lining up to buy bags of rice offered at the rate of N10,000 by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS). The NCS, headed by Comptroller General Adewale Adeniyi, announced the commencement of the distribution of seized food items, with rice packaged in 25kg bags for the specified price. Adeniyi clarified that customs officials would not be involved in the sales process. The initiative aims to reach various groups, including artisans, teachers, nurses, religious bodies, and other individuals within the NCS operational areas. Adeniyi stressed transparency and accountability, cautioning against the resale of the distributed food items.ad

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Re: **lagos Residents Form Queues To Purchase N10,000 'customs Rice'** by leadinggists(m): 2:28pm On Feb 23
Sauce
Re: **lagos Residents Form Queues To Purchase N10,000 'customs Rice'** by mariahAngel(f): 2:46pm On Feb 23
Hopefully, those are not people's goods that they seized.
Re: **lagos Residents Form Queues To Purchase N10,000 'customs Rice'** by Tohsynetita1: 3:33pm On Feb 23
protest can start from there.

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Re: **lagos Residents Form Queues To Purchase N10,000 'customs Rice'** by RepoMan007: 3:54pm On Feb 23
Too cheap compared to market option. Are they trying to suggest 25kg should be around N10k.
Re: **lagos Residents Form Queues To Purchase N10,000 'customs Rice'** by RepoMan007: 3:56pm On Feb 23
mariahAngel:
Hopefully, those are not people's goods that they seized.
they are. But they committed offences that led to the seizure.
Re: **lagos Residents Form Queues To Purchase N10,000 'customs Rice'** by xynerise: 5:01pm On Feb 23
Short term solution for Long term problem. undecided

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Re: **lagos Residents Form Queues To Purchase N10,000 'customs Rice'** by mariahAngel(f): 5:25pm On Feb 23
RepoMan007:
they are. But they committed offences that led to the seizure.

What offense would've made them seize food, especially when there was not enough food in the land?
Re: **lagos Residents Form Queues To Purchase N10,000 'customs Rice'** by RepoMan007: 5:30pm On Feb 23
mariahAngel:


What offense would've made them seize food, especially when there was not enough food in the land?
smuggling.
Smuggled good are seized all the time and this is no exception.

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