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.”
NDLEA intercepts cocaine at Port Harcourt, Abuja, Lagos Airports, arrests 7 traffickers.
Nigeria’s NDLEA releases alarming first quarter report that reveals the country is suffering from a drug pandemic.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it has reached an agreement with the South African Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI), popularly called HAWKS, to collaborate in tackling the menace of drug trafficking between the two countries.
NDLEA said its operatives have intercepted 101 parcels of cocaine in children duvets at Lagos airport and seized drugged Milo beverage in Edo; skunk in detergent containers at Enugu airport.
NDLEA operatives arrest 7 drug dealers in Kano seize largest cocaine consignment in Port Harcourt and 9.5 million Tramadol tablets worth N5 billion seized at Lagos Airport, Abuja and Edo State.
How we destroyed 42.9 hectares of Indian hemp farmlands in Ekiti, NDLEA Official explains.