NDLEA arrests passenger with drugs worth N31m at MMIA, Lagos

A Nigerian living in Pretoria, South Africa has been arrested with parcels of methamphetamine at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos by officials of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). The arrest took place during the outward screening of passengers on a South African Airline flight to South Africa. The parcels of drug tested positive for methamphetamine and weighed 3.435kgs with a street value of thirty-one (31) million naira in Nigeria. NDLEA commander at the Abuja airport, Ahmadu Garba described how the drugs was discovered. “The drug was detected…

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Court remands Lagos Pastor for N58m fraud

Justice Babs Kuewumi of a Lagos Federal High Court, on Monday, ordered the remand of a General Overseer of a Pentecostal Church, Pastor Chris Anyalebechi, over alleged fraud of N58 million. The accused who is General Overseer of Christ Glory International Gospel Center, Ikorodu, Lagos, was arraigned before Justice Kuewumi led-court by the Special Fraud Unit of Nigeria Police (SFU), on a two counts charge of conspiracy and obtaining  money under false pretence. The police in a charge marked FHC/L/367C/2016, alleged that the accused person, had sometimes between April 2014…

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