Nigerian arrested with N800,000 worth of hard drugs in India

A Nigerian, Joy Nnama Enzema, is facing imprisonment in India after he was arrested with banned substances, believed to be hard drugs and worth about N833,333.

The 31-year-old Ezenwa was apprehended after Indian authorities received a tip-off that a Nigerian drug peddler would be delivering drugs to a customer at Porbavaddo.

According to reports from India’s media, the police immediately swung into action and conduct a raid of the area.

Reports further said Nigerian was noticed near a restaurant on a scooter and when told to stop he attempted to flee from the spot.  He was, however, chased and overpowered. Further police chased him at a distance and he was subsequently

Upon questioning, Ezenwa being in possession of drugs. A search of his persons uncovered Indian hemp worth Rs. 30,000/- and Charas worth Rs. 1,20,000.

Police have placed the accused Nigerian National under arrest under sections 20(b)(ii)(A) of NDPS Act. .

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