The Kano State Police Command arrested Sunusi Abdullahi, 35 of Badawa Quarters, Nassarawa LGA in possession of 10 bags of dried leaves suspected of being Indian hemp.
Latest Nigeria newspaper report that Command spokesman DSP Abdullahi Haruna confirmed the arrest to DAILY POST on Wednesday.
He explained that on 11/21/2019, police while raiding criminal hiding places in Badawa Quarters arrested the suspect with ten bags of Indian hemp.
Speaking to Latest Nigeria newspaper, the suspect said the items in question belong to a Dadaye, a merchant, who used to sell Indian hemp around Badawa Quarters in the local Nasarawa government area.
He added that also on the same date at 2000 hours, a 28-year-old Abubakar Jibrin ‘m’ from Kofar Gombe Quarters, Bauchi LGA, Bauchi State was also arrested in Sheka Quarters, Kumbotso LGA Kano State in possession of 75 bottles of syrup codeine.
Latest Nigeria newspaper report that The spokesman said that one Ibrahim Hassan, ‘m’ 19 years and Abdulrahman Mohd ‘m’ 21 years, all from Malam Madori LGA Jigawa state were arrested in Fagge Quarters Fagge LGA Kano State in possession of 30 Red-Solution packages. Haruna said the suspects will be indicted in court to be prosecuted after the investigation.