Lagos Intercepts Truck Laden With 48 Motorcycles and 123 Men From the North

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Lagos State Environment Sanitation and Special Offences Taskforce on Friday intercepted a truck laden with 48 motorcycles and 123 men coming from Jigawa State.

According to the Lagos State Government, the truck was seized, following a tip-off by members of the public who raised security concern about the manner with which the occupants of the truck conducted themselves.

After the interception, the truck and its occupants were moved to the office of the Taskforce in Oshodi for interrogation.

One of the detained occupants, Shuaibu Haruna, said he left Jigawa State to work in Lagos with his motorcycle. He claimed to have a wife and a son, but said he needed to double his income to cater for his family.

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