• 60-year-old woman, others arrested for farming cannabis in Edo

    60-year-old woman, others arrested for farming cannabis in Edo

    The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Edo state Command, has arrested a 60-year-old woman, Juliana Ogiefa, alongside 72 other suspects who specialise in cultivating and dealing in cannabis.

    The NDLEA spokesperson, Mr. Mitchell Ofoyeju, in a statement, said the suspects included 60 males and 13 females, were apprehended in Edo state with 10,094.75kgs of cannabis.

    Ofoyeju said the arrests were made between January and March 2016.

    Describing how the cannabis hauls were seized, the statement said, “A cannabis laden Toyota Hilux and […]