NDLEA arraigns ‘Mandela’ over attempt to export hard drug to Malaysia

A businessman, Orji Ekene Clement with the appellation Mandela, was today, arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged attempt to export 9.58 kilograms of methamphetamine, a banned hard drug to Malaysia. The businessman was arraigned before Justice Muhammad Liman led-court, NY the legal department of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). His arraignment in court today, was sequel to the arrest of a customs clearing agent, whom he have the ‘cargo’ to for onward movement to Malaysia. The clearing agent and the ‘banned drug, were arrested on August…

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Court sentences Lagos trader to 5 years imprisonment for drug trafficking

A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, convicted and sentenced a trader, Mrs. Ezeano Deborah Ifeoma, to five years imprisonment for trafficking in a hard drug known as Methamphetamine. Deborah popularly called Mama Chika, in Otto market, Lagos Mainland Local Government Area, Lagos, where she ply her trade, was given the jail term by Justice Jude Dagat, after founding her guilty of one count charge of trafficking in 5 kilograms of Methamphetamine. The convict, according to the prosecuting agency, the National Drug Laws Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) was arrested at his Otto…

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Court sentences man to 7 years imprisonment over drug importation

A Brazil-based Nigerian, Nogueria Achiagonye Solomon Onyinye, was today convicted and sentenced to seven years imprisonment, by a Federal High Court, Lagos, for unlawful importation of 1.5 kilograms of Cocaine. Onyinye was given the jail term by Justice Ayotunde Faji, after the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) had reviewed the facts of the crime against the convict, after changing his plea.  The convict was arrested by the operatives of the NDLEA, on January 8, 2018, at the arrival hall of Murtala Muhammad International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, during inward clearance…

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