Navy uncovers vandals’ den in Lagos Navy uncovers vandals’ den in Lagos
Operatives of the Nigerian Navy (NN) have uncovered a hotel used to syphon petroleum products at Abule Egba. The discovery was made on Wednesday afternoon following... Navy uncovers vandals’ den in Lagos

Operatives of the Nigerian Navy (NN) have uncovered a hotel used to syphon petroleum products at Abule Egba.

The discovery was made on Wednesday afternoon following a tip-off by residents of the community.

Entrance to the uncovered vandals’ den

It was gathered that the operatives stormed the premises and found that pipes were connected from the hotel rooms directly to the pipeline and a well, which they used as a reserve.

Tankers were said to have frequented the community where the load the stolen product for shipping to Benin-Republic and other neighbouring countries.

Nurudeen Adegbenro