Lagos – The Nigeria Customs Service has appealed to
traders and consumers of frozen poultry products to patronise local farmers
amid the organisation seizing more
Joseph Attah, Deputy Public Relations Officer, said
patronising local producers would create job opportunities for youths as
well as boost the economy.
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He said this would save Nigerians from diseases
associated with consumption of dangerous chemicals used in preserving the
banned poultry products.
Meanwhile, the service late Thursday said it had recorded
seizures of frozen poultry products worth N14,6 million.
While commending the steadfastness of the operatives in
this operation, the management of the service assures the general public
of its determination to continue the onslaught against the smugglers of
the banned products.
- CAJ News