DRUG ABUSE: NDLEA Arrests Drug Dealer in Anambra, seizes N45m Tramadol in Kaduna
The Anambra State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a suspected notorious drug dealer, Chimezie Okoye, in Awka, the state capital. This information was made known in a statement issued by the spokesman of the NDLEA in the state, Charles Odigie Efosa.
Efosa said Okoye, known as Don, operated around the “5” Decking area in Ifite Awka. He said the suspect was arrested on May 25, with 6.5 grammes of methamphetamine and 3.3 kg of Cannabis Sativa (skunk) at his God of Grace Lodge “5” Decking in Awka.
He said the suspect would soon be charged to court for prosecution. Also, the NDLEA in Kaduna state has seized Tramadol drugs worth over N45 million at shaikh Gumi Market in the state. The commander of the agency in the state, Bala Fage, said the tramadol, which was in 950,000 tablets, was brought in from Onitsha in Anambra State
Source (Daily Trust, Friday, May 31st, 2019.)