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Crime

NDLEA arrests four inter-state drug traffickers in Benue and Ondo.

The Benue State Command of the NDLEA has arrested two ladies, Chioma Afam, 36, and Peace Chidinma Caleb, 22, for allegedly trafficking 296,000 tablets of illicit drugs. The Director of Media and Advocacy of the NDLEA, Mr Femi Babafemi, made the announcement in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday. He said that the duo used multiple identities and wore hijab to evade security scrutiny. Babafemi said the ladies were arrested […]

todayJuly 22, 2021 1

Crime

NDLEA Recovers N6.5bn Heroin at Lagos Airport

  At the Skyway Aviation Handling Company, SAHCO shed of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos,Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have intercepted a consignment of 26.150kilograms of heroin worth over N6.5billion This information was disclosed in a statement issued by the agency at the weekend. According to the statement, the illicit drug had arrived in Lagos in 25 parcels from South Africa through an Air Peace […]

todayJuly 12, 2021 5

Crime

NDLEA arrests a Brazil-based Nigerian Woman with 100 wraps of cocaine hidden in her private part.

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested Mrs Anita Ugochinyere Ogbonna, a Brazil- based Nigerian with 100 pellets of cocaine concealed in her private part and handbag at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja. Mr Femi Babafemi, Director, Media and Advocacy, NDLEA, said this in a statement made available to the public through a reliable source on July 4 in Abuja. Babafemi said the suspect, Mrs Anita Ugochinyere […]

todayJuly 5, 2021 4

Crime

BREAKING: Female doctor arrested by NDLEA in Edo for Biscuits and Cookies with Cannabis

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency in Auchi, Edo State, has arrested a lady named Jane Chioma Ofoma,for operating an online catering service, where drugged cookies and biscuits are being made and sold to members of the public. Ofoma, 26, who is a graduate of Medicine from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, has just recently completed her housemanship at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital. The agency accused her of using […]

todayJune 23, 2021 12

National

BREAKING!! NDLEA opposed legalization of Cannabis in Nigeria.

Mohammed Marwa, Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA,has opposed demands for the legalisation of cannabis in Nigeria. Marwa, who stated this yesterday in response to earlier calls by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State for legalisation for cultivation of cannabis sativa in the country, said the nation could not afford to mortgage the lives of the citizens for financial gains by legalising Cannabis. When he addressed journalists in […]

todayJune 22, 2021 8

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