NDLEA arrests terrorists’ supplier, intercepts 7.6 tons of illicit drugs

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency have arrested a 42-year-old man taking thousands of concealed opioid pills to insurgents’ enclave in the Banki area of Borno State.

The anti-narcotics agency also arrested a six-month pregnant lady; and a mother of three children and three other women for drug trafficking, in major interdiction operations carried out by its operatives.

This was as the agency seized over 7,609 kilograms of assorted illicit drugs in eight states.