Archive for: Drug Trafficking

5 kilogrammes of “high grade heroin” found inside praying mats in Lagos

5 kilogrammes of “high grade heroin” found inside praying mats in Lagos

by ‘Jola Sotubo Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Lagos made a startling discovery at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport yesterday. The narcotics...

 

Caught in the act: This mother of 5 was arrested with heroin at the Lagos airport (PHOTOS)

Caught in the act: This mother of 5 was arrested with heroin at the Lagos airport (PHOTOS)

by Adeola Balogun A woman in Lagos and on her way to Liberia has been arrested by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) for being in possession of illicit drugs. Nsofor...

 

Face of shame: This man was caught with drugs en route to Dubai (PICTURED)

Face of shame: This man was caught with drugs en route to Dubai (PICTURED)

by ‘Jola Sotubo The game is up for a Nigerian man who is said to have been caught attempting to smuggle drugs into the United Arab Emirates. Obi Chinweike, 34, concealed a substance believed...

 

Teenager jailed for drug peddling in Oyo

Teenager jailed for drug peddling in Oyo

  The Federal High Court, sitting at Adeoyo, Ibadan, on Friday sentenced 18-year-old, Ibrahim Olayiwola, to six months in prison and is also to pay a fine of N50, 000 for drug peddling. Justice...

 

500 Nigerian youth jailed in Japanese prisons – Bishop Enoch Adebayo

500 Nigerian youth jailed in Japanese prisons – Bishop Enoch Adebayo

File photo No fewer than 500 Nigerian youths are languishing in Japanese prisons over alleged drugs and other related offences, a Nigerian-born cleric, Bishop Enoch Adebayo, has said. Adebayo,...

 

BUSTED: Final year student caught with 25 wraps of liquid cocaine at Enugu Airport

BUSTED: Final year student caught with 25 wraps of liquid cocaine at Enugu Airport

by ‘Jola Sotubo A suspect, who claims to be a final year student of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University (NAU), Awka, Anambra State, has been apprehended by police for possession of drugs at...

 

I went into drug trafficking to get money for marriage – Suspect

I went into drug trafficking to get money for marriage – Suspect

by ‘Jola Sotubo A 36-year-old man freed on bail after being charged with possession of cocaine has been arrested again for the same offence, only this time he ingested heroin. Nnaemeka...

 

Drug trafficking: Nigerian, 31, sentenced to death in Vietnam

Drug trafficking: Nigerian, 31, sentenced to death in Vietnam

by Oge Okonkwo   For the crime of drug trafficking, a 31-year-old Nigerian man (name withheld) and a Thai woman, Suracha Chaimongkol, were on Wednesday, sentenced to death in Vietnam. The...

 

NDLEA probes more celebrities following Tonto Dikeh’s Indian hemp photos

NDLEA probes more celebrities following Tonto Dikeh’s Indian hemp photos

by Rachel Ogbu Actress and singer, Tonto Dikeh has denied being in possession of hard drugs claiming the photographs of a wrap of hemp and grains of the weed formed into the letters, ‘Happy...

 

Businessman arrested for trafficking ‘a record’ 126 ingested wraps of heroin (PICTURED)

Businessman arrested for trafficking ‘a record’ 126 ingested wraps of heroin (PICTURED)

by Rachel Ogbu Nwobodo (Photo: Punch) “I sell electronics in Lagos but I lost $11,200 (N1.78m) to fraudsters. This affected my business and in the process of trying to get money to revamp my...