Angry mob set ablaze Nigeria Customs Van in Kaduna

 

An angry set of car dealers in Kaduna set on fire a patrol van belonging to the Nigerian Customs service for trying to  impound some vehicles from a car shop in the Kaduna State capital.

According to eye witness reports , it was gathered that a team of customs officials had stormed one of the car dealers’ shops and seized about six vehicles suspected to have been smuggled into the country.

This however did not go down well with the car dealers who quickly mobilised some youths in the area to stop the action.

One of the customs drivers attached to the federal operations unit of the service in an attempt to escape from the mob was attacked and his vehicle set ablaze before the arrival of security operatives.

The spokesman of the Nigerian Customs, said that the owner of the car shop is already in their custody, while investigations to fish out the perpetrators of the attack have commenced.

Source:( Channels Television )

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