Rivers State Intercepts Another Trailer With Stowaways Brandishing Lockdown Pass Bearing Gov Wike's Forged Signature
Members of COVID-19 Taskforce in Rumuigbo, Rivers State yesterday detained a trailer, as well as at least eight of its occupants after they were found hiding among the building materials it was ferrying and tried to smuggle themselves into the state.
The bust was coordinated by members of the National Youth Council Of Nigeria and the Ijaw Youths who alerted the COVID-19 Taskforce about the stowaways
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In their possession was a fake lockdown pass from the Governor to aid their entry into the state. It was found to be forged as the Governor's signature had been scanned.
Prince Solomon Eke Chairman of Obio/Akpor Local Government Council hailed the youths and the task force for remaining vigilant and encouraged all indigenes to do the same.