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Rivers State Command Of NDLEA Arrest 49 Drug Traffickers And 49.094Kg Of Hard Substance

by Anita Ogona

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency says it has arrested 49 Suspects, Seized and convicted one of the them.

The statement from the public relation officer of NDLEA Emmanuel Ogbungbada said NDLEA RIVERS STATE COMMAND recorded the CONVICTIONS from JANUARY TO APRIL, 2019

It added the details as follows:

ARREST:

Male:33

Female: 16

Total :49

SEIZURES: 49.094Kg of hard drugs and psychotropic substances such as cocaine, heroin, cannabis, Tramadol, codeine, Rohipnol etc.

CONVICTED: 1 drug offender at the Federal High Court, Port Harcourt

REHABILITATION:

Successfully rehabilitated 9 drug dependent persons and discharged them back to their families.

The State Commander Amb. Rachael Shelleng, while wishing Nigerian workers drug free lives on the occasion of worker’s day celebration, has also issued a stern warning to drug offenders to desist from such acts as NDLEA will stop at nothing to fish them out and make them face the full wrath of the law.

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