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EFCC seizes N211m gold at Lagos airport

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said its officials seized gold worth N211 million being illegally transported through the Murtala Mohammed...

Nigeria loses N152bn gold annually to smuggling 

Nigeria loses N152bn gold annually to smuggling

Global Rights Nigeria, an international humanitarian organisation, has said over N152.5 billion worth of gold is smuggled out of the country annually. The Executive...

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EFCC impounds N1.1bn gold at Abuja airport 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has seized gold worth about $3.13 million (about N1.13 billion) being allegedly exported to Dubai, United Arab...

Customs arrest man with gold-filled bottom

Sri Lanka customs arrested an India-bound air passenger attempting with “difficulty” to smuggle nearly one kilogram (2.2 pounds) of gold stuffed in his rectum, a...