Nationwide Drug Legislation Enforcement Company (NDLEA) Yobe Command, stated it has seized 843 compressed block of hashish sativa value over 10 million Naira.
Mr Apeh Reuben, the State Commander disclosed this on Monday whereas addressing newsmen in Damaturu.
He stated the officers and males of the Command on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, round 2030hrs, seized the substance on a truck with registration quantity KWL 523 ZA ABJ from Edo State (Uzebba).
Reuben added that the 2 suspects Femi Gbenba, a 46-year-old and Isah Mohammed, a 32-year-old had been additionally arrested in reference to seized substance in Potiskum Native Authorities.
“One in all our efforts in Yobe State Command is to cut-off the chain of provide of illicit medication and in addition to steer abusers and traffickers of those medication to cease,” Reuben added.
He famous that the persistent demand of illicit medication and trafficking in Yobe State was growing on day by day foundation.
“For us to have a protected surroundings, our stakeholders should be dedicated in preventing the issue of drug abuse and trafficking alongside with NDLEA,’’ he stated.