The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Special Area Command, has intercepted 1.6 kilogrammes of controlled drugs suspected to be Tramadol and Flunitrazepam.
The Head of Public Affairs, NDLEA, Mr Jonah Achema, made this known in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja.
Achema said the drugs seized were destined for Istanbul, Turkey, barely a few days after the resumption of international flights.
He said that the command made the seizure from Mr Michael Chukwuka, during the outward clearance of passengers boarding the Turkish Airline flight to Istanbul, Turkey.
According to him, the usual trend is the illegal importation of Tramadol from Pakistan and India into the country and…