The Nationwide Drug Management Company, Kaduna State Command, says its brokers arrested 4 suspects with 298 baggage of Indian hemp.
NDLEA State Commander Mr. Ibrahim Braji made it recognized at a press convention in Kaduna on Wednesday.
Braji mentioned the suspects have been arrested on the night time of January 3 within the Tasu Mahuta neighborhood on Refinery Highway, Chikun native authorities space of the state.
He mentioned the 4 suspects have been two girls and two males.
Based on him, the luggage of Indian hemp weigh 3,576 kg.
Nevertheless, he mentioned officers have been nonetheless investigating the matter to tease out different suspects for arrest and prosecution.
He additionally mentioned that the command had expanded its operational construction within the state to scale back the entry and exit of medicine.
He mentioned the brand new space instructions included the Makarfi and Soba native authorities areas, in addition to the Kaduna North and Kaduna South space instructions.
The state commander mentioned that within the new space instructions established within the native authorities areas of Samaru Zaria and Sanga, patrol models had been deployed because of the hyperlink with different areas with many states.
Braji additional mentioned that because the 2023 common election approached, the command would perform an info marketing campaign to sensitize younger folks in regards to the risks of drug abuse and its detrimental affect on society.
“The notice can be in colleges, spiritual our bodies, conventional establishments and weak locations,” he mentioned.
The NDLEA commander added that younger folks shouldn’t be allowed for use by politicians as instruments for the destruction of society.