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The Oyo State command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has announced the interception of a truck loaded with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as petrol diverted to Kwara State.
This was contained in a statement by NSCDC commandant in Oyo state, Michael Adaralewa on Sunday.
According to the statement, the blue DAF truck with registration number APP 429 XV loaded with 33,000 litres of petroleum was seized by Agro rangers team of NSCDC on Thursday along Kishi- Kaiama road when the truck was being diverted to Kwara State.
Adaralewa noted that the truck was arrested with fake weigh bill and interstate documents.
He stated that the truck has been confiscated at Kishi Divisional office of NSCDC pending the completion of investigations.
He warned that the Command will not tolerate any form of criminality, and those who specialise in illegal activities and diversion of Petroleum product will face the wrath of law.
He advise youths against lawlessness, jungle justice, drugs, crime and criminality and asked people that are involved in selling petroleum product such as AGO and PMS in residential building in Ibadan to desist from such act.
“It is better you change and do things right than to be caught and go to jail,” he said.