A suspect with 1,008 kg of 225 tramadols at Tungan Shanu of Tafa Local Government Area of the state has been arrested by the National Drug law Enforcement Agency, Niger State Command. This was reeased by the Mrs Sylvia Egwunwoke, the NDLEA’s Commander in the state during in an interview in Minna on Tuesday.
Egwunwoke said that the suspect (name withheld) was arrested at Tungan Shanu village through intelligence report from a Good Samaritan. She said: “The command will, however, keep frustrating the activities of drug peddlers in the state and the nation at large.”
She then pleaded to the public to always report any suspicious activity or individual to the appropriate authorities, to rid the state of drug trafficking and its attendant crises. ” We have reached out to traditional and religious leaders to mobilize residents to volunteer information on those in the illegal business in their midst,” she said.