NigeriaNDLEA Arrests 130 Drug Dealers In Kaduna

NDLEA Arrests 130 Drug Dealers In Kaduna


- Advertisment -spot_img

Kaduna, Nigeria – The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency have arrested 130 drug suspects in Kaduna State in October while in possession of illicit drugs weighing 1,728.536kg.

Disclosing the information to News Agency of Nigeria, NDLEA Commander in the state, Mr Umar Adoro, said seven of those arrested are female, adding that the agency also dismantled 20 notorious drug joints and sealed seven properties linked to drug traffickers.

Further more, Adoro said the agency also recovered N300,000 fake N1,000 notes from the suspected drug traffickers.


The commander said the drugs seized were 1,388.811kg of Indian hemp, 0.019kg of Cocaine, 0.001kg of heroin, 7.666kg of Tramadol, 331.786kg of other psychotropic substances, and 0.253kg of Methamphetamine.

Adoro said the agency also conducted sensitization programmes in secondary schools in Kafanchan, Kaduna, and Zaria, among other towns and cities.

Read Also: Lagos Police Apprehend Man For Kidnapping 4 Teenage Boys

He appealed to residents for timely and useful information on illicit drug dealers, to enable the agency to take prompt action.

He also advised parents and guardians to always be watchful over their wards and the companies that they keep.

Adoro reiterated the agency’s commitment to the war against drug trafficking and consumption.

New Webbs is an independent online news platform launched with the aim of connecting the world with the latest news on the web.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

Rite Foods Launches Powerful New Sausage AD Campaign

Lagos, Nigeria - Rite Sausage Rolls, for 16 years, have been a staple in the lives of Nigerians, providing...

Police Nab 29-year-old Man Over Girlfriend’s Death

Abeokuta, Nigeria - A 29-year-old man, identified as Jamiu Salihu has been arrested by the operatives of Ogun State...

Nigerian Troops Uncovers Over 40 Oil Wells In Rivers States

Rivers State, Nigeria - In a latest fight against oil theft, Troops of the Nigerian Army 6 Division, Port...

Ghana Passes Bill Against Identifying As LGBTQ+

The highly contentious Anti-LGBTQ+ bill has been passed by Ghana’s parliament after about three years of continued deliberations. As reported by...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

NIES 2024: TotalEnergies Wins Best Upstream Company Award

FCT, Nigeria - TotalEnergies has been rated the Upstream Company of the Year (2023) at the ongoing Nigeria International...

IA-Foundation Holds 5th Annual Fundraising Event For Out-Of-School Children

Lagos, Nigeria - The IA-Foundation, an international charity trust dedicated to transforming lives through education in Nigeria and Africa,...

Must read

IA-Foundation Holds 5th Annual Fundraising Event For Out-Of-School Children

Lagos, Nigeria - The IA-Foundation, an international charity trust...

South Africa, Cote d’Ivoire, Other Embassies Owing $5.3M Ground Rents In Abuja

Abuja, Nigeria - Foreign embassies and high commissions owed...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you