Indian Man Arrested for Trafficking Indian Hemp in Sokoto
The personnel of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has arrested an Indian businessman, namedVyapak Nutal for smuggling of 134,700 bottles of Codeine syrup and Indian Hemp into the country through the land border between Nigeria and Niger Republic in Sokoto state.
The suspect had loaded the consignment into trucks in Cotonou, Benin Republic and drove through the land borders via Niger Republic before entering Sokoto state at the Illela border. Settled in a hotel in Sokoto state, credible intelligence reveals that Nutal began to look for buyers for the controlled drug. While operatives were on his trail, officers of the Department of State Security were able to apprehend him and swiftly handed him over to NDLEA on Wednesday 10th February 2022.
Child Trafficking: Police Arrest Man For Selling 2 Years Old Boy For 100K In Anambra
On the quest to end child trafficking in the country, the Anambra State Police has arrested two members of a child-stealing syndicate, who specialize in stealing children in Anambra State and selling them in Imo State.Police also recovered a two-year-old boy, Master Testimony Obiajulu Azubuike, who was stolen by members of the syndicate and sold for N100,000 in Imo State.Spokesperson of Anambra State Police Command, CSP Haruna Mohammed, who disclosed the arrest of t...
Bandits Kill Several Farmers in Sokoto (Graphic Pics)
It was another heinous banditry attack in Sokoto earlier this week as some farmers were slaughtered in their farm by the notorious group, source said the victims were working on their farms when they were attacked.“They met them on their farmlands and killed them for no reason,” the Secretary to the District Head of Ghandi, Tukur Muhammad, told newsmen.
#JusticeForDeborah: European Union Mourns Sokoto Student Killed For Alleged Blasphemy, Calls For Justice
The European Union (EU) has conveyed its sorrow over the gruesome murder of Deborah Samuel, a Nigerian citizen, in Sokoto State.The body is "still saddened by last week's terrible murder of Deborah Samuel in Sokoto," according to a tweet from the union on Wednesday.In addition, the 27-member union stated, "Everything must be done to ensure that the murderers are not only apprehended quickly but also that justice is served." Recurrence must be avoided as well. "Debor...
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