US To Donate Nuclear Smuggling Detection Equipment To Nigeria Police

The United States has revealed plans to donate mobile nuclear detection system vans and equipment valued at over $2 million (N831 million) to the Nigeria Police Force’s Explosive Ordnance Disposal Command.

This was made known in a statement issued by Temitayo Famutimi, Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General.

Ahead of the event slated for Friday, March 25, the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) Office of Nuclear Smuggling Detection and Deterrence had organised a two-week training for 30 officers and men of the EOD Command in the operation of the detection equipment.

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Source: Sundiata Post