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Nigerian Man Who Just Returned From Brazil Caught With 12.05kg High-Grade Cocaine At Abuja Airport (Photos)



A Nigerian man, Okorie Cyprian Raymond has been nabbed with 12.05 kilograms of cocaine at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Command.

The officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Command, Abuja, swung into action and folied an attempt by Okorie Cyprian Raymond to allegedly smuggle 12.05 kilograms of cocaine into Nigeria.

The 38-year-old suspect was arrested during the inward clearance of Ethiopian Airline flight 911 from Sao Paulo, Brazil en-route Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

NDLEA spokesman, Jonah Achema, who confirmed the development in a statement on Thursday November 19, said the drug was carefully packed in drink sachets of pineapple and lemon flavor and concealed in a suit case.

Okorie had already claimed his luggage upon arrival and proceeded to NDLEA screening point where it was detected that one of his bags was stuffed with prohibited drugs suspected to be Cocaine.

“He claimed that the drug consignment was given to him to deliver in Nigeria by one Uche whom he met in Church in Brazil about three months ago through a friend. Okorie said Uche overheard him talk to his friend about his impending trip to Nigeria.” said the spokesperson.

The suspect said: “I actually did not have knowledge of what is in the bag. Oga Uche brought the suit case to me at the airport just an hour before flight take-off. This short interval did not give me the opportunity to scrutinize the bag”.

Okorie, a school certificate holder has been a resident of Sao Paulo since 2015 where he worked as a technician in brass installation Center.

“I had to leave my bicycle spare-parts business in Nigeria for greener pasture in the USA but opted to travel through Brazil, Mexico to America. My journey was aborted in Mexico from where I was returned to Brazil where I was granted asylum.” the suspect said.

Kabir Sani Tsakuwa, NDLEA Commander, Abuja Airport noted that the 12.05 kilograms of Cocaine is one of the highest quantity seized by the Command in recent times.

“We promise all travelers who involve themselves in drug trafficking that they will not escape our drag net. We will continue to sustain our vigilance.” he added.

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Ghana Election 2020:You’re The Kind Of Politician Ghanaians Need



Chief of Gbankoni in the Bunkpurugu District of the North East Region, Nasimong Laar Haruna II has praised Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia for his humility and further noted that he is the type of politician Ghanaians need.

According to Nasimong Laar Haruna II Bawumia is the kind of politician Ghanaians need because he respects and believes in the grassroots.

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“We thank you so much for having the time and moving round to meet the people at the grassroots. I think you are the kind of politicians we are looking for. We don’t need the politicians who will tell me meet me over there just because they want your votes. You came to me and that is a sign of respect and I cherish that so much”, he noted.

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Vendor cries out after discovering one of her customers has been repackaging and reselling her small chops



A small chop vendor took to Twitter to lament on how she found out that one of her customers who buys regularly from her in bulk has been repackaging and reselling her some chops as hers.

The Twitter user @Brownsugarsteph revealed she is upset after finding out that her customers is reselling her product.

“So turns out someone has been buying my small chops and selling it as her work. Why are people like this?” She tweeted.

She added that;  “She’ll repackage what she buys from me to sell. I don’t even know how to feel.”

However, some Twitter user said what the woman is doing is simply business and she has no reason to be angry as long as the customer paid her for the goods.

Meanwhile , others said the customer’s action is a crime because she’s being deceptive and that the lady should sue her.

See some of the reactions below.


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New Video: Stonebwoy feat. Davido – Activate



The long-awaited visuals from Ghanaian Afropop, reggae & dancehall act, StoneBwoy titled “Activate“, featuring DMW head honcho Davido is finally here.

Directed by Yaw Skyface, produced and mastered by Mix Master Garzy.

Watch the video below:

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