By Hassan Zaggi
Two suspected drug peddlers have been arrested by the Police Operatives of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command’s anti-narcotics unit.
The arrest, according to a statement by the FCT Command Spokesman, Anjuguri Manzah, followed a tip off, along airport road.
The two suspects are Nura Abdullahi, 22 years and Habib Ali, 20 years.
“During the arrest, the suspects were found in possession of some illicit drugs and dried leaves suspected to Indian hemp.
“The exhibits recovered from the suspects included 120 wraps of dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp, more than 2 kilograms of raw Cannabis (marijuana plant) and illicit drugs such as diazepam, tramadol e.t.c”
The suspects, he said, will be handed over to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) for further investigation and prosecution.