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Navy intercepts over 300 bags of foreign rice

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The Nigerian Navy has seized more than 300 bags of foreign parboiled rice and 40 wraps of cannabis sativa weighing 21 kilograms. Reports say the goods were intercepted on the Badagr- Portonovo waterway.  The Commanding Officer, Forward Operation Base, Badagry, Navy Captain James Otache, said the perpetrators fled when they saw the Naval patrol team, who subsequently handed over the seized consignments to the appropriate prosecutory authorities. Navy-Captain Otache vowed that the patrol team would not relent in its security operations, particularly in the border town of Badagry. Applauding the Chief of Naval Staff Vice-Admiral Awwal Gambo, for providing the...