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Official: NDLEA convicts 22 persons in Anambra for drug offences

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Anambra Command, says 22 persons were convicted for drug offences between January 2017 and February 2018.

Police find $62m worth of cocaine in Russian embassy

Police have seized nearly 400 kilos of cocaine from the Russian embassy in Buenos Aires and arrested several members of a drug trafficking gang, Argentina’s security minister announced Thursday.

Police to destroy over N200m worth of seized hard drugs in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command tuesday said plans are underway to obtain a court order that would enable it destroy seized hard and illicit drugs worth over N200 million.

Man caught with cocaine wrapped in 55 condoms

Anti-drug authorities said Tuesday they have arrested a man for trafficking 2.1kg of cocaine wrapped in 55 condoms.

Morocco seizes more than 500kg of cocaine

Moroccan authorities said on Sunday they had seized nearly 541 kilos of cocaine in a container from Latin America which arrived in Casablanca.

32-year-old man arrested for importing 110kg of cocaine

A 32-year-old man, Ndubuisi Izuchukwu, has pleaded not guilty before a Federal High Court in Lagos to unlawful importation of 110 kg of Cocaine.

Colombia protests Escobar restaurant in Singapore

Colombia has lodged an angry complaint with Singapore over a restaurant in the city-state named after drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.

‘One-man show’ at Paris attacks trial fails to amuse families

"I had a plan for selling cocaine -- who would want to be my partner now?": Jawad Bendaoud, accused of harbouring jihadists after the 2015 terror attacks in Paris, has been revelling in his chance to put on a show in court.

2017: NDLEA secures 31 convictions of illicit drug dealers in Edo

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Edo Command, says it has secured 31 convictions of illicit drug dealers in 2017.

NDLEA identifies Ethiopian Airways as preferred carrier for drug traffickers

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said that it has apprehended at least 26 drug peddlers at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja in the past three months with several illicit substances.

NDLEA apprehends 26 drug couriers at Abuja airport in 3 months

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said that it has apprehended at least 26 drug peddlers at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja in the past three months with several illicit substances.

NDLEA apprehends 235 drug offenders in A’Ibom

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Akwa Ibom Command, said on Sunday that it arrested 235 suspected drug offenders and seized 334.06kilogrammes of drug from them in 2017.

NDLEA arrests 192 suspects, seizes 7090.34kg illicit drugs in Oyo

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Oyo State Command, says it arrested 192 suspects and seized 7,090.34kg of hard drugs between January and December 2017.

Tanzania-flagged ship seized with 1.6 tonnes of cocaine

A Tanzania-flagged ship was intercepted carrying 1.6 tonnes of cocaine last week in the Atlantic Ocean.


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