Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Kaduna
zonal office, on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, intercepted a sum of N49 million
in five large black 150kg colored BUHU sacks following a tip off.
During a routine baggage screening, five sacks were sighted unattended and
without tags containing fresh bulk items suspected to be money.
Upon examination, the bags were found to contain fresh crispy naira notes
of N200 denomination in 20 bundle,s totaling forty million naira, and N50
denomination in 180 bundles totaling nine million naira with a seal
purportedly emanating from the Nigeria Security and Minting Plc (NSPM) as
seen in the labeled sealed packs.
Investigation into the case is in top gear to unravel the culprits behind
the attempted illegal movement of the cash.
Head, Media & Publicity
March 14, 2017