Pictured! ‘Pastor’ Arrested With Three Drums Of Illegal Drugs In Akwa Ibom
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a trans-border drug dealer, Pastor Anietie Effiong, with three drums of crystal methamphetamine, locally called Mkpuru Mmiri, believed to have been imported from India.
The Director, Media and Advocacy, NDLEA, Femi Babafemi, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.
Babafemi reported that the consignment weighed 90 kilograms and loaded into a public bus with registration number RSH 691XC at Ojuelegba in Lagos State.
He said that the consignment was intercepted during a stop and search operation along Umuahia – Ikot Ekpene highway on Saturday, August 6.
Babafemi added that the dangerous drug packed 30kg in each drum was meant for Pastor Anietie Okon Effiong, who was arrested in a follow up operation at Oron beach in Oron.
He also added that the recovered Meth drums were meant for onward delivery to the Republic of Cameroon.