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December 11, 2018 5:08 PM Nigerian arrested with 218kg of Indian Hemp

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it had arrested a man with fake military uniform and 218 kilogramme of substance suspected to be Indian Hemp in Niger. The agency’s Commander in the state, Mrs Sylvia Egwunwoke, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Tuesday that the suspected was nabbed in Makwa, Makwa Local Government Area of the state 30

June 27, 2018 6:14 AM Indian Hemp being shared in parties as gifts – Group raises alarm

Come Alive Initiative, CAI, on Tuesday alerted authorities over the use of Indian hemp as gift items during public functions in Onitsha and environs. Enwezor said, “If you come to some burial ceremonies or other events here in Onitsha, you will see cannabis wrapped like pills and served in trays with lighters. “These things are in the open and nobody 30

May 21, 2018 2:51 PM Policeman arraigned for alleged impersonation

A dismissed policeman, 35-year-old Abdulmalik Makong, who allegedly impersonated a deputy superintendent of police, was on Monday arraigned before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court. The Police Prosecutor, ASP Roman Unuigbe, told the court that the accused committed the offence on May 2 at Tolu Divisional Police Headquarters, Apapa, Lagos. He alleged that the accused 38

March 23, 2018 12:41 PM Breaking: One Dead, Many Injured As Mopol, Thugs Clash In Ile Ife

Residents of Ile Ife were on Friday put in a state of fear as men of the Mobile Police clashed with thugs in the town. It was gathered that trouble started when some mopol officials raided a shop at Ojoyin where some hoodlums sold hemp and marijuana. It was learnt that the mobile pollicemen attacked the thugs with weapons and threatened to kill them. As a result 33

February 28, 2018 5:33 PM Policeman, school boy killed during deadly clash in Lagos

A policeman and a pupil were reportedly killed on Tuesday when some hoodlums clashed with policemen from the Area D Command. The incident occurred at Akala and Idi-Oro areas of Mushin, Lagos State. It was gathered that trouble started when a police team raided a shop on Elegba Street, where some hoodlums sold hemp. An eyewitness told Punch that the police 37

February 10, 2018 6:43 PM How FRSC nabbed accident victim trying claim concealed Indian hemp

A suspected drug dealer, Chidi Ebere, has been arrested by the men of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, with 20 packs of substance neatly sealed in a carton. Ebere was nabbed while trying to retrieve the substance at the Ikare office of the FRSC claiming he was involved in an earlier accident at Oba Akoko while in a Lagos-bound vehicle. The driver 35

January 30, 2018 5:55 AM ‘Poor economy forced me to deal in marijuana’ – Man tells court

A middle aged man, Muideen Agboola, who is standing trial for dealing in hard drugs, on Monday entered a plea of guilty at a Federal High Court, Ibadan. In entering his plea, he said: “I plead guilty to the offence and I beg this court to temper justice with mercy in sentencing me.” Agboola, who trafficked 150 grammes of marijuana. said he did not have money 31

December 6, 2017 2:13 PM 3 arraigned for possession of marijuana

Three suspects were on Wednesday tried before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, for alleged possession of six wraps of marijuana. The accused persons: Chinonso Izueke, Oyam Raphael and Omokpia Ogbemudia are facing one-count charge of unlawful possession of marijuana. The Police Prosecutor, Inspector Akpan Ikem, told the court that the accused committed 49

November 8, 2017 9:01 AM Ogun Customs seizes goods worth N45m in one week

The Ogun Area command of the Nigeria Customs Service says it has intercepted and seized goods worth about N45 million from smugglers in one week. Controller in charge of the command, Sanni Madugu, disclosed this, on Tuesday, while briefing journalists at the Quarry Road, Abeokuta headquarters of NCS, on the efforts of the command to combat smuggling 51

October 31, 2017 10:29 PM Police Parade 66 Teenagers For Drug Possession In Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Police Command says its operatives have arrested no fewer than 16 suspected armed robbers, five kidnappers, and 66 teenagers for drug possession and cultism in different parts of the state. The suspects were paraded at the headquarters of the command in Yenagoa, the state capital, today. Giving details of the arrest, the Commissioner 42