7 Ghanaians arrested in Lagos for drug trafficking
No fewer than 7 Ghanaian nationals have been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command over charges of drug trafficking in Abule-Egba.
WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that the suspect were arrested on March 14 by police operatives attached to Oke Odo Police Station of the Lagos State Police Command.
According to report, the suspects had attempted to smuggle illicit substance into the country.
The suspects revealed that one Okechukwu ‘m’ who resides in Ghana collected money from them and promised to take them to Libya, but brought them to Nigeria and abandoned them at Super Bus stop.
They made the revelation after they have been apprehended by policemen on a routine patrol.
Reacting to the incident, the Lagos Police Spokesperson, Bala Elkana confirmed the arrest.
Elkana said, “Three Ghanian international passports and some capsules suspected to be illicit drugs were recovered from them. Investigation is ongoing”