Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have intercepted consignments of Tr@madol, Rohypnol, Ecstasy (Designer dr¥g) and cann@bis concealed in winter jackets and bottles of body cream, at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Ikeja Lagos.
According to a statement by spokesperson of the agency, Femi Babafemi, the psychoactive substances were recovered at the new terminal of the airport on Friday April 14, following the arrest of a passenger, Josiah Sunday, who was traveling on a Qatar Airline flight via Doha to Oman, Middle East.
A thorough search of the suspects two black bags led to the discovery of 4.80 kilograms of c@nnabis concealed in three winter jackets and various quantities of Tramadol, Rohypnol, Ecstasy (Designer dr¥g) hidden in bottles of body lotion.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect came into Nigeria from Oman on April 7, and was returning exactly a week after.
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