The Rivers State Government says it has blocked a load of suspected unsatisfactory creature cover up, famously called ponmo, in Onne, Eleme Local Government Area of the express, that were brought into the country from Madagascar.
The state Commissioner for Agriculture, Dr Fred Kpakol, who unveiled this to newsmen, said two people who went with the items to the nation have been captured.
“We got a clue that some canda meat that was imported discovered its way into the state. We went in and discovered that it had rolled in from the Onne Port. It’s was a compartment brimming with canda meat. We had the option to block it and took it to the space order. At the point when it was opened, it was found that it was tainted and smelling.
“From the import paper, we discovered that it rolled in from Madagascar.”
The two people captured asserted the transfer was possessed by a man just known as Alhaji and contained crude materials for making shoes and sacks. Further examination is continuous.