Operatives of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agent (NDLEA) have arrested a 52-year-old father of four children, claiming to be a businessman, Okeke Adolphus Anayochukwu, with black liquid cocaine at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, NAIA Abuja.
This revelation is contained in a press statement issued Sunday by the agency’s Director, Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi.
Okeke the statement pointed out was arrested with 20.75 kilograms of the black liquid cocaine on Tuesday 15th March upon his arrival at the Abuja airport onboard Qatar Airways flight from Sao Paulo, Brazil through Doha, Qatar to Abuja.
The liquid, Babafemi said was discovered upon search of his two luggages stuffed with six smaller bags containing 32-makeup mascara, which tested positive to cocaine.
Married with four children, the indigene of Oraifiti in Akwusigo local government area of Anambra State the statement added claimed he was a businessman dealing in children wares before delving into the illicit drug business, adding that he met the person who gave him the consignment to deliver in Nigeria for a fee of N2 million at a drinking joint in Brazil.