The Nationwide Drug Legislation Enforcement Company (NDLEA) has arrested a suspected trans-border drug seller, Pastor Anietie Effiong, with three drums of crystal methamphetamine, domestically referred to as Mkpuru Mmiri, reportedly imported from India.
The NDLEA Director of Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi, confirmed the event in an announcement on Sunday in Abuja.
Babafemi stated the consignment weighing 90 kilograms was loaded right into a industrial bus with registration quantity RSH 691XC within the Ojuelegba space of Lagos State.
He stated: “The harmful drug was intercepted throughout a cease and search operation alongside Umuahia – Ikot Ekpene freeway on Saturday, August 6.
“The substance which was packed 30kg in every drum was meant for Pastor Anietie Okon Effiong, who was arrested in a comply with up operation at Oron seaside in Oron.
“The recovered Meth drums have been meant for onward supply to the Republic of Cameroon.
“This comes on the heels of 4 seizures of the identical illicit substance weighing 4.074kg going to Australia, Indonesia and Philippines.
“This additionally comes with a 3kg hashish sativa heading to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, at some courier corporations in Lagos.
“The consignments have been hid in physique cream, scorching burner iron, and beads.”
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