Woman excretes narcotic drug on-board aircraft
A 32 year old single lady, Chizoba Anya Vivian is currently being quizzed by anti-narcotic officers for allegedly excreting wraps of substance that tested positive for methamphetamine on-board a Qatar Airline Flight from Malaysia, says 247UReports.
She was said to have aroused suspicion following her frequent visit to the toilet. On arrival at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos, three wraps of methamphetamine was found in her possession.
According to NDLEA commander at the Lagos Airport, Mr. Hamza Umar, 'the suspect was found with three wraps which she excreted in the aircraft. While she was under observation at the Lagos airport, she excreted two additional wraps of drugs. The five wraps which tested positive for methamphetamine weighed 80 grammes'.
Preliminary investigations revealed that she left Ghana where she ingested the drugs to Malaysia. In Malaysia, she was denied entry and made to board another flight back to Nigeria.
'I was promised the sum of half a million naira but my problem started when I had immigration problem in Malaysia. I was denied entry and made to return to Nigeria after two days. While in the aircraft, I excreted three wraps and two other wraps in the NDLEA office' Vivian stated.
'I just completed my HND programme and I am from a very poor family. I wanted to use the money they promised me to assist my siblings by smuggling the drug to Malaysia' she added.
She will soon be charged to court.
A middle-aged woman, Naimot Alimi, has been arraigned before an Ibadan Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting at Iyaganku for allegedly stealing 82 pigs.
The prosecutor, Inspector Ade Adebusuyi, told the court that Alimi, 45, stole 82 pigs valued at N1 million, property of one Babatunde Oduwole.
Adebusuyi alleged that Alimi also stole 15 turkeys, 42 fowls, one Toyota Avensis saloon car valued at N800,000 and a cash sum of N2.2 million, all property of Oduwole.
The offence was said to have been committed between August 2013 and December 19, 2013 at Alabata area of Moniya, Ibadan.
The accused person, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge.
The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Olusola Adetujoye, granted the accused bail in the sum of N250, 000 with two sureties in like sum.
She adjourned the case till Jan.14, 2014