• Female pilgrim in NDLEA net excretes six more wraps of cocaine

    Female pilgrim in NDLEA net excretes six more wraps of cocaine

    ONE week after she excreted 76 pellets of drugs that tested positive to cocaine, Ms. Binuyo Basari Iyabo, a pilgrim who was recently arrested by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) during the outward screening of passengers on an Emirates flight from Abuja to Medina, through Dubai, has excreted six more wraps of the pellets.

    In a statement yesterday, NDLEA commander at the Abuja airport, Hamisu Lawan, said the woman would be prosecuted in line with the anti-narcotics laws of […]

  • NDLEA arrests two suspects with 252 wraps of cocaine at Lagos airport

    NDLEA arrests two suspects with 252 wraps of cocaine at Lagos airport

    According to reports, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency on Friday arrested two suspected drug traffickers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.

    This was contained in a statement issued by Mitchell Ofoyeju, the NDLEA spokesperson. The statement said the suspects imported 252 wraps of cocaine weighing 4.325kg into the country from Dubai.

    It stated that Chinweuba Echezona, 54, packed 103 wraps of cocaine on his waist and ingested 69 wraps weighing 2.745kgs.

    It said: “The other suspect is Ekwueme Louis, 44, who […]