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Brazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agent

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Brazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agent

A Brazil primarily based drug seller, Okafor Okwudili Moses has been arrested by operatives of the Nationwide Drug Legislation Enforcement Company, NDLEA over a 2.55 kilograms of cocaine recovered from a rest room on the E-Arrival corridor of the Murtala Muhammed Worldwide Airport, MMIA, Ikeja Lagos.

 

Director, Media & Advocacy of the company, Femi Babafemi, in a press release on Sunday, mentioned the drug was found in the bathroom of the airport on Friday twelfth November after it was dumped there by a trafficker who was clearly frightened of being caught by narcotic officers positioned on the airport.

 

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Brazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agent

“The next day, Saturday thirteenth November, the precise proprietor of the consignment, Okafor arrived the airport from Brazil by way of an Ethiopian Airline flight and was promptly arrested. Whereas being interviewed in custody, he confirmed he’s the proprietor of the seized illicit drug,” the assertion reads.

 

In different interdiction operations throughout the nation, over 6,043.857 kilograms of various illicit medication had been recovered in 5 states of Adamawa, Ondo, Ekiti, Edo and Ebonyi with greater than two hectares of hashish farms destroyed.

 

A suspected pretend safety agent, Abdullahi Mohammed, who claimed to be serving in one of many safety formations in Mubi, Adamawa state was arrested with 4 blocks of Hashish Sativa weighing 4kg alongside Bazza- Michika street.

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In the identical vein, 4 different suspects had been arrested at completely different places in Jimeta, Yola North LGA, with assorted substances resembling Hashish, Diazepam, Exol- 5 and Tramadol tablets.

 

In Ondo state, three individuals: Alabi Idowu; Oluwatomipe Olorundare and Finity Sunday had been arrested on Monday fifteenth November and a complete of two,771kgs of Hashish recovered from them at Oke Ogun camp, Ipele, Owo LGA, whereas 59-year-old Mrs. Pleasure Peter was nabbed with over 39kg hashish and Tramadol tablets on Wednesday seventeenth Nov.

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In the identical vein, over 2, 832kg of medication had been seized and greater than two hectares of hashish farms destroyed in elements of Ekiti state. Whereas 2,582kg of Hashish was recovered on Tuesday sixteenth November from Itapaji forest, Ipao, Ikole LGA, 250kg was seized from Ise forest, Ise-Orun LGA the place the hashish farm was additionally destroyed on Thursday 18th Nov.

 

In Ebonyi, 29-year-old Ivoh Chukwuemeka accompanied by his girlfriend Ogbonna Peace, 18, was intercepted alongside Enugu-Abakaliki expressway with 20.357kg hashish on Friday nineteenth Nov.

 

Equally, 377.5kg hashish was seized from at the least two suspects: Fortunate Okhian and Aaron Monday in Owan West LGA in addition to Okpokhumi forest in Owan East LGA of Edo state.

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Reacting to the arrest of Okafor and different suspects in addition to the seizures from the states, Chairman/Chief Government of NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) recommended the officers and males concerned within the operations throughout the instructions for sustaining the warmth on drug cartels within the nation.

 

“We’re proving to the unhealthy guys and retailers of dying that properly not keep a step forward of them however two steps on this recreation, and this we should maintain as we put together to enter the brand new yr,” he charged.

Brazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agentBrazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agentBrazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agentBrazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agentBrazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agentBrazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agentBrazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agentBrazil-based drug dealer behind cocaine hidden in Lagos airport toilet arrested as NDLEA recovers 6,043.857kg narcotics from fake security agent

 

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