On September 11, the arrest was verified by Femi Babafemi, the NDLEA’s director of media and advocacy.
A woman who is extremely pregnant has been detained for drug trafficking.
In Auchi, Edo state, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) detained 25-year-old Haruna Favour along with 82 pinches of methamphetamine.
On Friday, September 9, Favour was taken into custody along with methamphetamine, varied amounts of the Colorado, Arizona, and Loud strains of cannabis, as well as codeine-based cough medication.
The Director of Media and Advocacy of NDLEA, Femi Babafemi, confirmed the arrest on Sunday, September 11.
Also, in Kogi State, a suspect, Paul Ali, aged 47, was arrested on the Okene-Abuja highway with 1,404 bottles of Codeine based syrup weighing 190.94kg and 2,040 ampoules of pentazocine injection coming from Onitsha, Anambra State to Sokoto State.