The identity of a billionaire drug baron arrested in Lagos has been revealed as Ugochukwu Nsofor.
The identity of a billionaire drug baron arrested by the National Drug Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has been revealed as Ugochukwu Nsofor Chukwukadibia.
In a statement on Monday, NDLEA revealed that no less than 13,451,466 pills of Tramadol 225mg worth N8.86 billion in street value were recovered from the residence of Ugochukwu Nsofor Chukwukadibia, at Victoria Garden City, Lagos.
Ugochukwu who is a native of Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State is the Chairman of Autonation Motors Limited.
He has been on the NDLEA ‘s watchlist as one of those behind the tramadol drug cartel in Nigeria.
Preliminary investigation showed that he has about six mansions within the VGC, one of which he uses to warehouse the tramadol consignment, while he lives in the one at Plot Z-130, Road 67 and another as his office.
Five exotic vehicles have also been located in two of his mansions, out of which two SUVs, including a bullet proof jeep, have been successfully removed to the Agency’s facility.