How NSCDC Recovered 720 Kegs Of Stolen Petrol

By Ogechi Okorie

Lagos State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has recovered 21,600 litres of Premium Motor Spirit otherwise known as petrol from suspected oil vandals in the Badagry area of the state.

Our correspondent gathered that the anti-vandal and marine team of the Badagry division was on a surveillance patrol on Tuesday around 11pm when it intercepted 720 kegs containing 30 litres of petrol each.

PUNCH Metro gathered that the interception happened around Yafin creek, as the suspected vandals were about to smuggle the fuel to Benin Republic.

Sources said the vandals, who had operated in the area for a while, took to their heels after men of the NSCDC stormed their hideout on Tuesday.(Punch).

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