By Hussaini Hammangabdo,
The Adamawa State Command of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has confiscated 1000kg of illicit drugs in state.
Siix suspected dealers in connection with the seizure has also been arrested .
Idris Bello the state Commandant of the Agency while paradeding the suspects at the Command headquarters in Yola, said the seizures were made in Mubi, Numan and some other places.
He added however that the suspected cannabis dealer in Mubi was still at large.
He lauded Governor Ahmadu Fintiri for his support to NDLEA which he said has enabled the agency to function optimally in the state to reduce crime.
Contributing, Special Adviser to the Governor on Security, Retired Commodore Synebi Hungi’apuko expressed appreciation to the NDLEA for reducing crime, as illicit drugs trafficking and consumption leads to moral decadence.
Bashar Umar, one of the dealers of cannabis sativa arrested in Numan, said that he regretted his actions.
He disclosed that he brought the products from Ondo and Edo States and distributed to his middlemen who sell to the consumers.