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EFCC arrests Chinese for illegal mining



Chinese national, Gang Deng, was arrested by EFCC for illegal mining

The Ilorin Zonal Command of the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested a 29-year old Chinese: Gang Deng, for suspected illegal mining in Ilorin, Kwara State.

The anti-graft agency said it recovered lepidolite from the Chinese national.

Deng was arrested on Friday, September 9, 2022 and found to be in possession of crude minerals without authority.

A truck load of minerals suspected to be lepidolite was recovered from him.


The suspect will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

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