NDLEA intercepts 115kg of cannabis in Rivers

Tthe National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Rivers says it has intercepted a car 200 blocks of compressed cannabis sativa weighing 115 kilogrammes

A signed Public Relations Officer of command, Mr Emmanuel Ogbumgbada Wednesday, said substance was concealed in five sacks.

“At about 9:00 a.m. Feb. 28, of NDLEA in Rivers intercepted a ar conveying illicit substance.

“Two male suspects also arrested.

“The interception the operatives of the NDLEA took place near a Joint Task force checkpoint in Ahoada East Local Government area of the state,” Ogbumgbada said.

He said preliminary investigation showed the suspects moving the substance from Edo Omoku area of Rivers.

“The suspects actually arrested while their mission the illicit drug their customers in Omoku.

“Both suspects are already in custody of the NDLEA and are also supplying useful information to the agency,” he explained.(NAN)