Navy uncovers Lagos hotel used to siphon oil

 

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Operatives of the Nigerian Navy (NN) have uncovered a hotel used to siphon petroleum products at Abule Egba in Lagos on Wednesday following a tip-off by residents of the community.

It was gathered that the operatives stormed the premises and found that pipes were connected from the hotel rooms directly to the pipeline and a well, which they used as a reserve.

Tankers were said to have frequented the community where they load the stolen product and smuggled to Benin-Republic and other neighbouring countries.

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