Four Chinese who specialise in the business of smuggling and storing prohibited textile materials are now under watch of the Nigerian Customs Service
The suspects were arrested in Gandun Albasa area of Kano.
Leader of the Task Force that carried out the operation, Hassan Shallangwa, said the service had been on the trail of the suspects after it received valid information about them.
So far, 6 warehouses have been opened and found to be fully stocked with smuggled assorted textile materials. Over 20 other warehouses are suspected to be containing same items.
The valuation unit of the Service are presently working on the quantity and value of the seizure which is expected to run into billions of naira.