A serving officer of a law enforcement agency, has been arrested for selling assorted illicit drugs to students of a federal university and cultists in Ogun state.
In a statement by the director media and advocacy of the NDLEA, Femi Babafemi The drug dealer who serves in the Lagos state Command of the security agency was arrested on 15th June, 2021 after days of surveillance on his wife’s shop which he uses as his sales point in Camp area of Abeokuta.
He was arrested along side
his salesman with different illicit substances to include six pinches of Colorado weighing 1.17gram, 17 bottles of codeine, 22.26grams of cannabis, 230.98 grams of tramadol and 61 tablets of flunitrazepam and sex drops of -43.92grams among others.
Meanwhile a Nigerian returning was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja Lagos with five pellets of heroin weighing 250grams inserted in his anus upon arrival at the ‘D’ arrival hall of the airport on 14th June via Turkish airline flight from Pakistan.
Other arrests were 5 suspects with 77.23kg of cannabis sativa, 211.500kg of skunk, and 15.3 grams of cocaine.
While commending the Oyo, Kaduna and the MMIA Commands of the NDLEA for sustaining the offensive action against illicit drugs trafficking, Gen. Buba Marwa warned that NDLEA will not spare any law enforcement agent hiding under the privilege of his uniform to engage in narcotic criminal business.