Tuesday, June 1, 2021

NDLEA arrests 10 alleged online drug traffickers in Abuja, seizes 107kg of cocaine


 The Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) have arrested 10 online drug traffickers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).This is contained in a statement by NDLEA Director Media and Advocacy, Mr Femi Babafemi in Abuja.

The Nation

Babafemi said the arrest followed fresh raids in the nation’s capital, adding that a young lady and her boyfriend as well as eight others were apprehended, and assorted drugs recovered from them

He said that the first suspect, 28-year-old, sold her illicit substances through Instagram account; Ese’sOvenSecret.

This he said was with some pieces of brownies ordered online by NDLEA’s undercover agents, on May 21 and delivered by herself and her boyfriend in a Mercedes Benz car.

According to him, a follow up operation at her residence led to the seizure of 400 grams of Arizona weed, which she uses in baking the brownies.

“Further investigation led to the arrest of one Iyama Patrick, with 450g of Arizona weed.

”A day earlier, a motorcycle belonging to a courier company, Sky Port was abandoned by a dispatch rider in Wuse zone IV upon sighting NDLEA’s outpost in the area.


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