• Saudi-bound pilgrim drug trafficker arrested by NDLEA excretes final pellets of cocaine

    Saudi-bound pilgrim drug trafficker arrested by NDLEA excretes final pellets of cocaine

    The Saudi-bound female pilgrim who was arrested last week by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has excreted the final wraps of cocaine.

    55-year-old Basira Iyabo from Kwara State was headed to Medina to perform the annual pilgrimage when she was arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, during the outward screening of passengers on an Emirates Airlines flight to Dubai.

    She excreted seventy-six (76) pellets of cocaine and was then placed under observation until she expelled all the injested […]

  • Saudi-bound female pilgrim caught, excretes 76 pellets of cocaine

    Saudi-bound female pilgrim caught, excretes 76 pellets of cocaine

    A 55-year-old female passenger’s planned pilgrimage to this year’s hajj came to an abrupt end at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja, after she was arrested for alleged narcotic ingestion.

    Basira Iyabo Binuyo has already excreted seventy-six (76) pellets of substances found to be cocaine, according to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).

    NDLEA officials at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) Ikeja also intercepted a 37-year-old father-of-three for inserting seven wraps of cocaine weighing 355 grammes in his anus.

    He […]