Nigeria’s anti-drug agency seizes 1,855 kg cocaine in economic hub

Lagos, Sep 20 (IANS) Nigeria’s enemy of medication organization said on Monday it has captured four medication noblemen in Lagos, the country’s monetary center point, and made a record capture of 1,855 kg of cocaine over the course of the end of the week.

In a press proclamation on Monday, the Public Medication Policing (NDLEA) said its agents struck on Sunday a distribution center in the Ikorodu area of Lagos and held onto 1,855 kilograms of cocaine worth more than $278 million in road esteem, Xinhua news organization detailed.

The assertion portrayed the seizure as “the biggest particular cocaine seizure” throughout the entire existence of the NDLEA, noticing the class-A medications, put away in 10 satchels and 13 drums, were intended for purchasers in Europe, Asia and different regions of the planet.

Four medication nobles and the distribution center supervisor were captured in the planned and knowledge drove activity in Lagos, said the NDLEA, adding that they are individuals from a worldwide medication partner that the office has been following beginning around 2018.