An attempt by a South African woman to smuggle 1.210kg cocaine from Nigeria to her home country was yesterday foiled by anti-narcotics officials.
The 34 year-old apprentice chef was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, in the process of boarding a Johannesburg-bound plane. She allegedly concealed the substance packed in two parcels in her brassiere.
The drug was detected by a female operative of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) during passengers’ screening.
NDLEA commander at the airport, Ahmadu […]