An attempt by a 30-year-old lady to smuggle cocaine into the country has been foiled. The Brazil-based hair stylist was arrested by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA), who discovered narcotics in her bra at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, (MMIA) Lagos.
The suspect whose name was given as Nnanji Juliet Ijeoma was caught during the inward screening of passengers on a South African Airways flight. According to the agency, the suspected white powdery substance tested positive for cocaine with a gross weight of 535 grammes
NDLEA commander at the Lagos airport, Ahmadu Garba said the incident is being investigated and that the suspect would soon be charged to court