National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) apprehends Brazilian returnee with cocaine in private part

Written by on June 27, 2022

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has  arrested a Brazilian returnee, Igwedum Uche Benson with pellets of cocaine concealed in his private part at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport.

Spokesperson for the Enforcement Agency, Femi Babafemi, in a  statement at the weekend informed that preliminary investigations revealed that the suspect had swallowed 50 wraps of cocaine before departing Brazil and excreted 48 pellets in Addis Ababa where he handed them over to another person on arrival.

 The Drug Agency further explained that the suspect later excreted the remaining two wraps in the aircraft restroom during the flight from Ethiopia to Lagos.

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