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Following the reports that Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu advocated for the legalisation of Cannabis, urging the Federal Government to subscribe to that view. The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has said it never advocated the growth of cannabis sativa for medicinal purpose or economic gain, adding that it had destroyed 3,900 hectares of…

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NDLEA Has Refused To Pay Me The N25M Compensation After False Accusation – Baba Suwe

Veteran Yoruba Actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe, has revealed that after the 7 years brutal interrogation and embarrassment the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) put him through due to a false drug charge, it has refused to pay him a dime from the N25M compensation, the court ordered it to pay. It would…

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NDLEA Arrests Suspected Traffiker With Cocaine Stuffed In His Anus

 Ikeh Maxwell Obumneme  Men from the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Boxing Day arrested a suspected drug trafficker, Ikeh Maxwell Obumneme, 40, at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos, with substances that tested positive for cocaine inserted in his anus. The suspect was arrested on his way from Brazil with the drugs…

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NDLEA Arrests 52-Year-Old Woman With Over $114k Trying To Board A Virgin Atlantic Flight

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) yesterday, nabbed a 52-year-old Nigerian woman of British descent for alleged currency trafficking. The suspect, Sarah Olukoya was arrested while attempting to board a London-bound Virgin Atlantic flight at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport at Ikeja, Lagos. She was said to have been found with $114,245 and €2,020 cash inside…

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Money Launderers Specialized In ‘Swallowing Dollars’ Arrested By NDLEA

Six suspects believed to be members of a money laundering syndicate were arrested by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) for attempting to export 156, 000 USD (about 32 million NGN) to Brazil. The suspects allegedly specialize in swallowing cleverly concealed dollar bills for export but this time, they were apprehended by the enforcement…

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Cocaine Bust! Notorious Drug Dealer Arrested At Lagos Airport With Over 1.025 Kg Of Cocaine!

 Chief Odugwe Azubike   The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested Chief Odugwe Azubike an alleged drug dealer for unlawfully importing 1.025kg of cocaine at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. He was detained when a screening of passengers on board an Emirate Airline flight from Dubai was conducted. According to the Punch…

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NDLEA Interrogating Arik Air Crew Over Cocaine Related Arrest At Heathrow

 Chika Egwu Udensi  The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Wednesday said its officials have invited and are interrogating the entire crew of an Arik Air flight W3101 that left Lagos for London Heathrow Airport following the arrest of a crew member Chika Egwu Udensi in London for drug smuggling. According to reports by THEWILL,…

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