A businessman, Molokwu Nwachukwu, has been arrested by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency(NDLEA) at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Ikeja, Lagos.
Molojwu concealed 36 parcels of cocaine in parts of his bags, luggage and pair of slippers. He is a frequent traveler to Pakistan, China and Dubai.
In his arrest, he was attempting to board his flight to Vietnam and claimed he imports baby wears which he distributes from his Onitsha, Anambra state base.
A statement released by the Agency’s Director for Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi also revealed that one Chimezie Innocent Nwafor was Nabbed while trying to export 2.10 kilograms of methamphetamine to Brazil.
Other suspects were then linked to the consignment at Oyingbo market, Yaba, Lagos. They include: Ifeanyi Onu; Simon Nwuzor and Omini ThankGod Peter.