Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have intercepted a container that was full of tramadol at the Apapa seaport.
This was revealed by the Director, Media and Advocacy NDLEA headquarters, Abuja, Femi Babafemi in a statement.
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According to him, about two million capsules of Tramadol (precisely 1,994,400 capsules) that were tucked in 554 cartons were intercepted in the container.
He stated that the said container was falsely disclosed to contain ceramic tiles and in the statement, he quoted Apapa seaport Area Commander of the NDLEA, Mr. Samuel Gadzama saying that one of the containers having the same illegal drug had been intercepted in Kenya.
The commander at the seaport said;
“Though the second container found its way to Nigeria the eagle eyes of our narcotic agents discovered it during a joint inspection of the ship. Were continuing with further investigations.”