National Drug Law Enforcement Agency officials have confimed the raid some eateries in Jos, the Plateau state capital where some people reportedly baked cakes made with cannabis sativa and 48.726kilogrammes of assorted psychotropic substances were recovered from them as well. The Plateau Commander, Ibrahim Braji disclosed that five persons have so far been arrested in connection to the seized drugs.
Director, Media & Advocacy, Femi Babafemi, revealed on Monday some of the drug joints raided by the NDLEA include KNL Lounge which is along Lamingo road and another branch along Mining Quarters, Rantya Low Cost estate, as well as Tuscany Lounge on Azaki Ave.
It was gathered that the drugged cakes called brownie and it was recovered from the three eateries, psychotropic substances also seized from there include: Barcadin Codeine 14kg; Flunitrazapem 355.5grammes; Tramadol 370.1 grammes; Exol-5, 30kg; Diazepam 2.5kg and Pentazocine 1.5 kg, totalling 48.726kg.
Meanwhile, the Enugu state Command of the Agency also raided the Nsukka axis of the state capital where a 28-year-old lady, who was identified as Ndidiamaka was arrested with 80.23grammes of cocaine and 3.81grammes of methamphetamine. The state Commander of NDLEA, Abdul Abdullahi said the Command remains committed to unraveling other members of the drug cartel in the state.