The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Kebbi State, has arrested a notorious drug kingpin, Sanusi Mohammed, with 149kg of cannabis sativa (Marijuana) in Jega local government area of the state. Kebbi State commander of NDLEA, Sulaiman Jadi, made this known to newsmen in Birnin Kebbi.
He said that his personnel, through clandestine operations, arrested the drug kingpin in Jega local government area of Kebbi State
. “My agents, based on intelligence reports, swung into action and luckily apprehended the notorious drug kingpin, Sanusi Mohammed, in Jega with 149 kg of cannabis sativa”, he said.
According to the NDLEA boss in Kebbi, the drug kingpin, Sanusi Muhammed, was arrested with the illicit drug at his Jega residence; however, his sub-dealers are still at large. He added that Sanusi is in the custody of the command and is being detained and investigated before being charged to court. He further said that the arrest was made possible by members of his community who furnished his operatives with details of the kingpin’s worrisome activities in Jega town.