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NDLEA Busts Online Drug Trafficking Cartel, Arrests Five in Abuja

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, at the weekend busted an online drug trafficking cartel that sells drugged cookies, cakes, brownies and all sorts of illicit substances to residents of Abuja and beyond, using the cyber space as its platform. The agency’s Director of Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi, who disclosed this…

NDLEA Raids Eateries in Plateau, Enugu, Recovers Drugged Cakes, Cocaine

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have raided some eateries in Jos, the Plateau state capital where freshly baked cakes made with cannabis sativa were recovered in addition to 48.726kilogrammes of assorted psychotropic substances. Some of the drug joints raided includes KNL Lounge located along Lamingo road and another branch along Mining…

Drug Trafficker Excretes N360m worth of Cocaine at Lagos Airport

A 47-year-old drug trafficker, Chigbogu Ernest Obiora has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Ikeja, Lagos. Obiora was subsequently put under observation during which he has so far excreted 97 wraps of substances that tested positive to cocaine with a total weight…

NDLEA Arrests Chadian Lady at Abuja Airport with 234 Grams of Heroin Concealed In Private Part

A Chadian lady named Vivien Tarmadji has been arrested by the operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. She was arrested while trying to board an Ethiopian airline flight 911 enroute Addis Ababa-Italy with 234.35 grams of heroin concealed in her private part. The trafficker who…

NDLEA Will Use Immigration Database To Track Drug Barons – Marwa

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has said it will make use of the Nigeria Immigration Service’s huge database to track drug barons and traffickers anywhere in the world. Chairman/Chief Executive of the lead anti-drug law enforcement agency, General Mohamed Buba Marwa (Rtd) disclosed this during a courtesy visit to the Comptroller-General of the…

90% of Criminalities in Nigeria Linked To Drug Abuse – Marwa

Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. General Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) has said that 90% of criminalities in Nigeria is linked to drug abuse and as such the war against the menace of illicit drug trafficking, peddling and abuse is a fight to finish with him in the saddle of…

NDLEA Intercepts 3.30kg Of Cocaine Concealed In T-Shirts Stickers

A suspected cocaine trafficker named Ukaegbu Bright Onyekachi who was trying to outsmart the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) by cleverly concealing 3.30 kilograms of the illicit drug in T–shirts stickers was intercepted by detectives at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos. The suspect was arrested on Monday, February 1st, 2021 during…

NDLEA Intercepts 1.6 Kilograms of Controlled Drugs En-route Turkey

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Special Area Command, has intercepted 1.6 kilogramme of controlled drugs suspected to be Tramadol and Flunitrazepam. The drugs were destined for Istanbul, Turkey, barely a few days after the resumption of international flight. The seizure was from Michael Ejionye Chukwuka during the outward clearance…

Why I Went Into Drug Trafficking—Nigerian Footballer

A Nigerian footballer based in Tanzania named Seriki Muktar Adebayo, has explained why he took drug trafficking as another trade. Adebayo, who was arrested for drug trafficking by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, on Thursday, disclosed that he had no choice than to embrace the illicit trade “After a fruitless search…

‘Pregnant’ Woman Nabbed With Cocaine In Lagos

A 41-year-old woman who feigned pregnancy was arrested on Saturday by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, with wraps of substances suspected to be cocaine. The woman, a mother of three and identified as Dorothy Onyekasi, was apprehended during the inward screening of passengers on an Emirates…