Nigerian Custom Service (NCS), don give University of Uyo, 140 different kinds of Snakes, and 600 animals wey dem see for container wey custom people seize, for Calabar, Cross River State.
Dem kom tok sey, d people wey buy dis animals, buy dem N6.9million naira.
D personnel officer for Naija Custom Service, Cross River state, and Akwa Ibom Command, be d person wey seize d three containers wey carry 140 Snakes, and 600 animals d people buy, N6.9 Million naira as dem carry dem reach, NIWA jetty, Calabar, Cross River State.
Another things wey dey inside d containers be, Geckos, Hairy Frogs, Spiders, Millipedes, wey dem import into Naija.
Mr, Ibrahim Jibril, wey be d minister wey dey in charge of environment, b d person wey handover d snakes on Friday, to University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom state.
Him kom hail naija customs, sey, dem dey strong and focused for d way, wey dem take catch d people wey carry d animals for d containers.
Enang, wey be Chief Executive Officer for Nigerian Bio-Diversity Centre, Uyo, yan sey, d animals dey viable for protection.
“Dem dey poisonous, and dem dey costly and get value also, as dem poisonous traits go produce beta drugs wey include anti-poison drugs “.
” we go exam and check d snakes well, make sure sey, we get d ones wey dey good, and inform d government sey, we get beta animals wey we go use do drugs”.