Two Nigerians arrested in Malawi for alleged possession of cocaine
Two Nigerians have been arrested by the police for being in possession of 11 grams of cocaine in Lilongwe, Malawi.
Spokesperson for the Central West Police Region, Alfred Chinthere, who disclosed this on Friday, October 22, said the suspects, 35-year-old Chinesi Omuka and Ejike Enebenchu, 29 were arrested at their home in Area 49 following a tip-off.
Chinthere added that 11 grams of cocaine were recovered from them during the raid.
Omuka and Ebenenchu are expected to appear before court soon to answer a charge of being found in possession of illicit drugs.
According to the police spokesperson, the second accused Enebenchu was in July this year convicted on the same charge. He paid a K200 thousand fine for the offence.