Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Wednesday arrested two foreigners with narcotic drugs at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.
According to a statement by the agency’s Head of Public Affairs, Ofoyeju Mitchell, the two suspected drug traffickers were caught during inward and outward screening of Ethiopian airline passengers at the airport.
The statement disclosed further that the two suspects are 54-year-old Ghanaian comedian, Musah Iddrisu aka Charles Udunehi who allegedly bought drugs for $19,000 and a 20-year-old citizen of Congo DRC, Inana Cedrick who claimed to be a secondary school student in Tanzania.
The NDLEA Commander at the Enugu Airport, Nsikak-Abasi Udoh said that Inana Cedrick was caught with 1.500kg of heroin while Musah Iddrisu was found to have ingested 450 grammes of cocaine.
The suspects will be charged to court.