Operatives of the Nationwide Drug Legislation Enforcement Company have raided some eateries in Jos, Plateau State and recovered freshly baked muffins made with Hashish Sativa.
In an announcement on Monday, the company’s Director of Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi, stated further 48.726 kg of various psychotropic substances have been recovered, NAN reviews.
He added that among the drug joints raided included KNL Lounge positioned alongside Lamingo Highway and one other department alongside Mining Quarters, Rantya Low-Value property, in addition to Tuscany Lounge on Azaki Ave, all inside Jos metropolis.
Based on him, in addition to the muffins made with hashish, known as brownies, recovered from the three eateries, psychotropic substances have been additionally seized.
He stated 14kg of Barcadin Codeine; Flunitrazapem, 355.5g; Tramadol, 370.1g; Exol-5, 30kg; Diazepam, 2.5kg and Pentazocine, 1.5kg, totalling 48.726kg have been seized.
Babafemi quoted the Plateau Commander, Ibrahim Braji, as saying that 5 individuals have been arrested in connection to the seized medicine.
Babafemi stated the Enugu state command of the company on the weekend equally raided the Nsukka axis of the state.
He stated a 28-year-old woman, Oodo Ndidiamaka, was arrested with 80.23g of cocaine and three.81g of methamphetamine.
Babafemi quoted the Enugu state Commander of NDLEA, Abdul Abdullahi, as saying that the Command remained dedicated to unravelling different members of the drug cartel within the state.
In the meantime, operatives of the Niger State Command of the Company additionally arrested a 24-year-old 400-level scholar of the Federal College of Expertise, Minna, Abel Godwin Idio.
Babafemi stated he was arrested for promoting two sturdy variants of hashish, Arizona and Loud, hid in textbooks, including that he was apprehended in Gidan Kwano inside the neighborhood of the college.
He quoted the state Commander of the Company, Haruna Kwetishe, as saying that Abel used the inside pages of his textbooks to hide the medicine inside the campus to promote.
He said that Abel was arrested on Friday, including that two different traffickers; Yahaya Joshua and Yahaya Audu, have been arrested the day gone by alongside Mokwa-Jebba Highway with 32kg of Hashish Sativa.
The Chairman, NDLEA, Buba Marwa recommended the Plateau, Enugu and Niger instructions of the company for disrupting the actions of drug cartels of their respective states.
Marwa charged them to stay resolute within the pursuit of the company’s mandate to rid Nigeria of illicit medicine.
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