A commander of the Nigerian Police Force in Lagos, has fired a warning to Nigerians who are in the habit of travelling out with their second-hand phones.
The Commander of Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS), Tunji Disu, took to his Twitter page to reveal to Nigerians of the danger of taking their UK-used mobile phones along with them while travelling abroad.
He wrote: “You may go to jail if you take your “London used phones” (second hand phones) to Uk, US, Germany, South Africa, etc, as most of the “London used phones” have been flagged off as #robbed, #stolen or been used for #fraud.
He added that, “We confirm recoveries of such phones in Lagos. Be warned!.”
Nigerians Quickly took to twitter to respond to his tweet: