The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has revealed that Boko Haram terrorists are plotting to infiltrate and attack some locations in the nation’s capital, Abuja.
This was made known in a circular titled: “Re: Intelligence on national security”, signed by the Comptroller of Enforcement at the NCS headquarters, H. A. Sabo.
According to the circular, NCS Comptroller-General, retired Colonel Hameed Ali has been briefed on the Boko Haram threat.
Sabo listed five locations where Boko Haram members are hiding and planning the offensive on the Federal Capital Territory.
“Kunyam Bush along airport road off DIA Staff Quarters-Abuja; Robochi/Gwagwalada Forest; Kwaku forest, Kuje, Abuja; Unaisha forest in Toto Local Government of Nasarawa State and Gegu forest, close to Idu town in Kogi State.
“Consequently, you are to be at alert and security conscious of your environment at all times. Ensure wide circulation please.”
The memo was copied to Zonal Coordinators; Office of the Customs Area Controllers; Office of all CC Marine commands; Office of CC FOU, A, B, C, and D.
Others are Office of Coordinators Operation Ex-Swift Response; Office of Coordinators CGC Strike Force; and Office of the CC, Customs Police.