It Is An Offence To Send Information To Smugglers

It Is An Offence To Send Information To Smugglers

It is an Offence To Send Information To Smugglers. 

By Onyekachi Umah, Esq 

It is a crime for any person to send information from any part of Nigeria to any other person outside Nigeria in connection with unlawful importation or exportation of goods into or out of Nigeria. It is punishable with a fine of Two Hundred Naira or 2 years imprisonment or both as well as the confiscation of any device, equipment or gadget used in sending such information.

Reference;

Section 77 of the Customs and Excise Management Act.

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