No fewer than 7 Ghanaians have been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command over charges of drug trafficking in Abule-Egba, Lagos state
The suspects were arrested by police operatives attached to Oke Odo Police Station of the Lagos State Police Command.
According to report, the suspects had attempted to smuggle illicit substance into the country.
The 7 Ghanaians arrested in Lagos revealed that one Okechukwu ‘m’ who resides in Ghana collected money from them and promised to take them to Libya
He said that instead the okechukwu brought them to Nigeria and abandoned all of them at Super Bus stop in Lagos state
He said that because of this they had no choice but to go into drug trafficking in other to survive the country
According to them, drug trafficking was the only viable solution at that time when they were abandoned
They made the revelation after they have been apprehended by policemen on a routine patrol.
Reacting to the incident, the Lagos Police Spokesperson, Bala Elkana confirmed the arrest.
Elkana said, “Three Ghanian international passports and some capsules suspected to be illicit drugs were recovered from them.
Investigation is ongoing” he said.
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