NDLEA files 8-count charge against Abba Kyari | The Guardian Nigeria News


The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has filed an eight-count criminal charge against Abba Kyari, suspended deputy commissioner of police (DCP), and six others over allegations of drug trafficking.

The other defendants in the charge marked FHC/ABJ/57/2022 include Sunday J. Ubia, Bawa James, Simon Agirigba and John Nuhu. The three defendants are members of the police intelligence response team (IRT)

Others are Chibunna Patrick Umeibe and Emeka Alphonsus Ezenwanne, two alleged drug traffickers that were arrested at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

NDLEA in mid-February said the suspended top police officer Abba Kyari is a member of an international drug cartel.

NDLEA said it initially invited Kyari for questioning since concluding its investigation but the suspended police chief was yet to respond.

The police later arrested Kyari and four other police officers for their involvement in an alleged case of criminal conspiracy, discreditable,…

Source: Guardian Newspaper