The controller said that a pungent smell was coming from the bags, arousing suspicion among the customs officers who then opened the packages to find the 7,000 donkey's male organs.
Seven thousand pieces of Donkey male genitals meant for exportation to Hong Kong have been intercepted by men of the Nigeria Customs Service Murtala Mohammed Airport Cargo Command.
This was revealed by the Customs Area Controller Sambo Dangaladima while showcasing sixteen (16) sacks of Donkey male genitals to Newsmen with a duty paid value of two hundred and sixteen million, two hundred and twelve thousand, eight hundred and thirteen naira. (N216, 212, 813).
He said that the pungent smell was coming from the bags, arousing suspicion among the customs officers who then opened the packages to find the 7,000 donkey's male organs.
“Upon interception of the seven thousand Donkey male genitals, the importers falsely declared these illegal wildlife parts as cow male genitals, after due examination, my export officers discovered they were Donkey male genitals. It’s the first time we are seizing this type of item, we will not allow such illegal wildlife trade thrive under our watch,” Dangaladima said.
The male genit@ls were handed over to the Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service represented by Deputy Superintendent, Adebimpe Adetunji.