Pregnant woman and 4 others arrested for suspected drug trafficking during a raid in Nigeria’s Anambra, Lagos states

Sunday, February 11, 2024 
-A  six months pregnant lady, a mother of three children and three other women have been arrested in major interdiction operations by personnel of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).

The pregnant woman, Amarachi Akaolisa, 25, and another lady, Ifeoma Iheanyi, 21, were among six suspects arrested for dealing in illicit substances in Oraifite and Umuni-Evili, Aguleri, Anambra State. 

Femi Babafemi, NDLEA Director of Media & Advocacy in a statement on Sunday said, “Others nabbed include: Okwuchukwu Chukwuka; Onyedika Ngwu; Ekene Hyginus and Nzomiwu Ikechukwu. 

“Recovered from them were over 6 kilograms of cannabis, tramadol, diazepam and codeine syrup in raids conducted by NDLEA operatives between Tuesday 6th and Thursday 8th Feb in parts of the state.  

“In Lagos, two ladies: Boluwatife Adebayo and Omolade Fola Adebayo were among the suspects arrested during raids in parts of the state on Saturday 10th February. While Ogah Sunday Adole and Boluwatife Adebayo were arrested at Agidingbi, Ikeja, in connection with 220grams of cannabis, 10.6 litres of codeine syrup, and other psychotropic substances, 

“Omolade Fola Adebayo was nabbed at Ijesha with various quantities of cannabis, codeine syrup, rohypnol and molly

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