NDLEA intercepts over N2bn worth of illicit drugs at Lagos airport


Abuja—Operatives of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have intercepted illicit drugs worth over N2 billion at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Ikeja, Lagos.

The operatives arrested three suspected traffickers in the process.

One of the suspects, Aniede Chimezie Bright, was arrested on Sunday during the outward clearance of passengers on Air Marroc, with 7.1 kg of methamphetamine concealed in food spices and packed in a Swiss polo suitcase.

The illicit substance was bound for Spain with a street value of over N2 billion.