By Polycarp Auta
Mr. Kabiru Danlami, a personnel of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) in Plateau, has been arrested with a substance suspected to be cannabis sativa at the Jos prison.
Danlami was caught last Friday with the hard drug popularly known as Indian hemp within the prison yard by men of the intelligence unit of the Service.
A senior official of the service, who prefers anonymity told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Jos, that intelligence report revealed that the suspect had been trafficking hard drugs within the prison yard.
According to the official, the suspect has been under surveillance for a while now.
Confirming the incident, Miss Martha Banda, the Public Relations Officer of the command, said the suspect had been handed over to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) for further investigation.
According to her, handing over the suspect to the NDLEA for…