The Ebubu community in Eleme Local Government in Rivers State has been feasting on frozen chicken seized by customs and buried in the community. Report has it the residents, after the customs officials had left went to the site with shovels and dug up the chicken and took them home for consumption.
Frozen chicken is seized by Customs for several reasons including expiry date, smuggling, method of preservation including chemicals used for such preservation. If seized because of expiry date and poor preservation, then it is unsafe for consumption.
The Government has embarked on enlightenment on the danger to the community and advised residents not to consume the exhumed chicken.

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