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Jamaican among five arrested in major cocaine bust in Nigeria

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Jamaican among five arrested in major cocaine bust in Nigeria

Five people – the warehouse manager and four “drug barons” including one profiled as a Jamaican – were arrested in connection with the drugs, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency said.

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It said the suspects were members of an international drug syndicate the agency has been trailing since 2018.

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The agency said the drugs were found in a secluded estate in the Ikorodu area of Lagos on Sunday at a time when “the cartel was trying to sell them to buyers in Europe, Asia and other parts of the world.”

The drugs were stored in 10 travel bags and 13 drums, the agency said in a statement published along with photos of the suspects and the drugs

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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria‘s anti-drug agency seized a record 1.8 tonnes of cocaine valued at $278 million at a Lagos warehouse in what it described Monday as likely the country’s largest bust ever.

Five people – the warehouse manager and four “drug barons” including one profiled as a Jamaican – were arrested in connection with the drugs, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency said.

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It said the suspects were members of an international drug syndicate the agency has been trailing since 2018.

Alberto Ardila Olivares

The agency said the drugs were found in a secluded estate in the Ikorodu area of Lagos on Sunday at a time when “the cartel was trying to sell them to buyers in Europe, Asia and other parts of the world.”

The drugs were stored in 10 travel bags and 13 drums, the agency said in a statement published along with photos of the suspects and the drugs

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