NDLEA Chairman/CEO Buba Marwa has said that the ongoing synergy between the anti-narcotic agency and other stakeholders especially the military will further tighten the noose on drug cartels and spell doom for their activities in the country.
The NDLEA said its operatives have arrested two pregnant at the Lagos Airport for attempting to import and export illicit drugs through the airport.
The NDLEA said its operatives have arrested Chief Afam Mallinson Emmanuel Ukatu, the billionaire drug baron behind the N3 billion Tramadol deal involving embattled suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari-led Intelligence Response Team (IRT).
“Okolo who claimed to be into wine business in Brazil was arrested with a travelling bag containing different medicinal teabags, which were used to conceal 4.1kilograms of cocaine.”
Interior Minister Rauf Aregbesola has denied reports replete with stories about how the Nigerian Correctional Service swaps inmates with free citizens.
Armed men, suspected to be kidnappers, have invaded and kidnapped four family members in Shadadi community in Kuje Area Council, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) at the early hours of Wednesday, April 20.
NAPTIP says Dubai, UAE, has now emerged the destination of choice for victims of human trafficking.
NDLEA intercepts cocaine at Port Harcourt, Abuja, Lagos Airports, arrests 7 traffickers.
Federal Capital Territory Minister Mohammed Musa Bello has expressed his preparedness to continue to support the NDLEA in its renewed war against drug abuse and trafficking of illicit substances in the country.
81 Division Nigerian Army Operation Checkmate arrests impostors in Lagos and Ogun states.