NDLEA arrests 70 for drug offences in Bayelsa


The Bayelsa Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Monday said it had arrested 70 suspects for drug offences since January this year.
NAN reports that 61 of the suspects were males while nine were females.
Mrs Josephine Obi, the Bayelsa Commandant of NDLEA, made the disclosure at a news conference on the activities of the agency in Yenagoa.
Obi said that the agency also seized 97.75 kg of various hard drugs from January till date.
A breakdown of the substances showed that 55.6 grammes of Cocaine, 4.3 grammes of Heroine, 97.23 kilogrammes of Cannabis and 1.46 kilogrammes of psychotropic substances …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper