Tag: Drug Trafficking

Proportion
Bernard DayoAugust 26, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: The FBI and Saudi Arabia turned Nigerian Twitter into a tribal war, and it was ugly

Nigeria’s global image recently took another dent as Saudi Arabia is set to execute 23 Nigerians for drug-related offenses. Convicted ...

Proportion
Omoleye OmoruyiJune 15, 2017

Drug trafficking: 2 South African communities give Nigerians quit notice

Two communities in South Africa have on Wednesday asked Nigerians to vacate their territories, the Nigerian Union claims. President of ...

Proportion
AzeezApril 25, 2017

Drug trafficking: NDLEA declares Lagos socialite wanted

by Azeez Adeniyi The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has declared a Lagos socialite, Fumilola Ogbuaya wanted for drug trafficking. ...

Proportion
AzeezJanuary 26, 2017

My extradition case was dead a long time ago – Kashamu

Senator representing Ogun East senatorial district, Kashamu Buruji has said the allegations of drug trafficking against him was a case ...

Proportion
AzeezNovember 10, 2016

Nigerian to be executed in Singapore for drug trafficking

The execution of a Nigerian national, Chijioke Obioha for possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking on December 30, ...

Proportion
Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 4, 2016

I was promised $1000 – Arrested drug trafficker

A 47-year-old man, Odili James Onyekwerewho was arrested by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Murtala ...

Proportion
Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 11, 2016

How Nigerian pilgrim excreted ‘N10m’

The 55-year-old female pilgrim, Binuyo Basira Iyabo arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) last week, at ...

Proportion
AzeezSeptember 6, 2016

FG approves 15,000 recruits for NDLEA

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, on Tuesday disclosed that the Federal Government has approved the ...

Proportion
AzeezAugust 4, 2016

Alleged drug trafficking: Fresh suit filed for Kashamu’s extradition to U.S.

Advocacy for Integrity and Economic Development, a non-governmental organization said it has sued the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency and ...

Proportion
Mazi EmekaMarch 13, 2016

How NDLEA discovered Nigerian-Mexican meth laboratory in Delta

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has discovered and closed down a methamphetamine laboratory, in Asaba Delta state. The ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuDecember 2, 2015

Buruji Kashamu officially becomes ‘Mr Untouchable’

Buruji Kashamu is highly favoured… in the courts. A Federal High Court had in June, restrained the Federal Government from ...

Proportion
Ada IgboanugoSeptember 2, 2015

Graduate, four others nabbed with cocaine in Lagos airport

Four suspects including a 28-year-old university graduate of Economics, Nonso Akubueze, has been arrested by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuMay 25, 2015

Kashamu was known as ‘God’ during drug trafficking days

by Kolapo Olapoju The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, says Buruji Kashamu, was known as ‘God’, among other names, during his ...

Proportion
Ada IgboanugoApril 15, 2015

BUSTED: 4 smugglers excrete 171 wraps of cocaine in Lagos

by Chinwe Okafor The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency apprehended four suspected drug traffickers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 23, 2014

Nigerian man vomits 42 pellets of heroin in Kenyan airport

by Kolapo Olapoju On the night of Monday, 22 September, a Nigerian man was arrested at the Jomo Kenyatta International ...

Proportion
February 14, 2014

5 kilogrammes of “high grade heroin” found inside praying mats in Lagos

by ‘Jola Sotubo Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Lagos made a startling discovery at the ...

Proportion
January 3, 2014

Caught in the act: This mother of 5 was arrested with heroin at the Lagos airport (PHOTOS)

by Adeola Balogun A woman in Lagos and on her way to Liberia has been arrested by officials of the ...

Proportion
December 23, 2013

Face of shame: This man was caught with drugs en route to Dubai (PICTURED)

by ‘Jola Sotubo The game is up for a Nigerian man who is said to have been caught attempting to ...

Proportion
November 30, 2013

Teenager jailed for drug peddling in Oyo

  The Federal High Court, sitting at Adeoyo, Ibadan, on Friday sentenced 18-year-old, Ibrahim Olayiwola, to six months in prison and ...

Proportion
October 18, 2013

500 Nigerian youth jailed in Japanese prisons – Bishop Enoch Adebayo

No fewer than 500 Nigerian youths are languishing in Japanese prisons over alleged drugs and other related offences, a Nigerian-born ...

Proportion
September 13, 2013

BUSTED: Final year student caught with 25 wraps of liquid cocaine at Enugu Airport

by ‘Jola Sotubo A suspect, who claims to be a final year student of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University (NAU), Awka, ...

Proportion
September 7, 2013

I went into drug trafficking to get money for marriage – Suspect

by ‘Jola Sotubo A 36-year-old man freed on bail after being charged with possession of cocaine has been arrested again ...

Proportion
August 21, 2013

Drug trafficking: Nigerian, 31, sentenced to death in Vietnam

by Oge Okonkwo   For the crime of drug trafficking, a 31-year-old Nigerian man (name withheld) and a Thai woman, ...

Proportion
July 14, 2013

NDLEA probes more celebrities following Tonto Dikeh’s Indian hemp photos

by Rachel Ogbu Actress and singer, Tonto Dikeh has denied being in possession of hard drugs claiming the photographs of ...

Proportion
June 19, 2013

Businessman arrested for trafficking ‘a record’ 126 ingested wraps of heroin (PICTURED)

by Rachel Ogbu “I sell electronics in Lagos but I lost $11,200 (N1.78m) to fraudsters. This affected my business and ...

Proportion
May 24, 2013

The Grand(ma) Hustle: 84-year-old woman on oxygen accused of drug trafficking (PICTURED)

An 84-year-old Albuquerque woman who uses an oxygen tank has been indicted for drug trafficking. KRQE-TV reports that Lillie Smith ...

Proportion
May 23, 2013

Cripple bags 6 months jail sentence for drug trafficking

by Rachel Ogbu   A Federal High Court, Lagos, has sentenced a cripple to six months imprisonment for drug trafficking. ...

Proportion
February 7, 2013

“I was paid $3,000” – Barber, 45, caught with N50 million worth of cocaine at Lagos airport (PICTURED)

by Chi Ibe Ozoh Chukwuemeka, 45, a Nigerian barber living in South Africa was caught at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos with ...

Proportion
January 24, 2013

This is a rant: Nigerians, PLEASE stop trying to bring drugs into Malaysia

by Madame Aproko A Nigerian man was sentenced to death by hanging by the High Court here today after he was ...

Proportion
March 8, 2012

Wonder pregnancy: Nigerian woman “delivers” stash of heroin in New York

by Lekan Olanrewaju A Nigerian woman was found on Monday with a stash of heroin at an American airport. Afolake Awoyemi, who previously ...

cool good eh love2 cute confused notgood numb disgusting fail