• NDLEA nabs two with €325,640, $30,000 at Lagos airport

    NDLEA nabs two with €325,640, $30,000 at Lagos airport

    Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have intercepted €325,640 and $30,000 (about N175 million) being smuggled from Greece and Austria.

    The suspected laundered money concealed inside envelopes and shoes were seized at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, during the inward screening of passengers on a Turkish airline flight.

    Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the smuggled currencies.

    NDLEA commander at the Lagos Airport, Ahmadu Garba, said the money was found during routine search of passengers.

    “During the […]