24 September 2011
Customs have seized an illegal shipment of explosives into
, a country buckling under a wave of bomb attacks blamed on Islamists, including one against UN offices, an official said Saturday. Nigeria
"A 40-foot container of explosive materials was intercepted yesterday at the
port of Tin Can" in , customs spokesman Wale Adeniyi told AFP. Lagos
The container, which arrived a week ago at one of
Nigeria 's busiest ports, originated from and was falsely declared to contain industrial spares and children China 's toys.