Man, 40, charged with drug trafficking



  National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has charged a 40-year-old man, Suraju Mamuda, a High Court Lagos.

charged Mamuda   peddling 1.2kg Cannabis Sativa (hemp).

charged marked  FHC/L/86c/2021, is  Justice Nicholas Oweibo.

Mamuda  will be arraigned on June 29.

prosecutor, Mr Jeremiah Aernan, alleged that defendant committed offences on April 30.

He said that Mumuda was arrested at Eleganza in Lekki, Lagos.

According to Aernan, Cannabis  like Cocaine and Heroin, is classified as prohibited in NDLEA Schedule.

Drug trafficking contravenes Sections 11(c) NDLEA Act 2004, which provides for life as a penalty for  offence. (NAN)