7 Ghanaian nationals suspected of drug trafficking has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command in Abule-Egba.
The suspects who were arrested on March 14 by policemen attached to Oke Odo Police Station of the Lagos State Police Command, had attempted to smuggle illicit substance into the country.
Upon being arrested by the policemen on a routine patrol, they revealed that one Okechukwu(male) who resides in Ghana collected money from them and promised to take them to Libya, but brought them to Nigeria and abandoned them at Super Bus stop.
Lagos Police Spokesperson, Bala Elkana who confirmed the arrest said:
“Three Ghanian international passports and some capsules suspected to be illicit drugs were recovered from them. Investigation is ongoing”
The Herald has earlier reported of another case were a man was arrested for defiling a 15-year-old girl in Ikorodu.
According to the Lagos Police Public Relations, Bala Elkana, the father of the victim approached the Ikorodu police division on Friday, March 13th to report a case of defilement.
The father alleged that Sola defiled his daughter by inserting his finger into her vagina inside his shop along Ota Ona Itamaga road.