By Aminu Garko
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Niger Command, stated it had arrested one suspect and seized 31 kilogrammes of Indian Hemp in Kontagora Local Government Area of the state.
The Commander of the company within the state, Egwunwoke Silvia, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) in Minna on Thursday.
Egwunwoke stated the suspect was coming to Kontagora from Oyo State with the banned substance hid in a bag with outdated sneakers.
She stated the mode of concealment was to beat safety checks but it surely was intercepted at Kontagora by personnel of the company.
“We have commenced intensive investigation to ascertain all those involved, ” she stated.
The commander stated that the interception of the concealment had in no small measure prevented the danger of getting such amount of the lethal substance in circulation.
She stated the command had adopted measures to arrest and prosecute all these concerned within the unlawful enterprise.
She known as for extra help from conventional rulers and non secular leaders in exposing these concerned within the unlawful commerce. (NAN)