Two Nigerians had been, on Thursday, arrested by Anti-narcotics police in Ho Chi Minh Metropolis, for trafficking methamphetamine.
The suspects: Ochie Paul Ejike, and his 35-year-old Vietnamese spouse and enterprise accomplice Ly Moc Kiu, together with fellow Nigerian Chukwuemeka Confidence Onyiriuka previous to their arrest had been recognized as “main figures” in a drug trafficking ring monitored by police for a number of months
The police had discovered three kilograms of meth hidden in tea packages inside her storage compartment with Kiu after she was searched.
Kiu confesses to investigators that she used to promote garments earlier than she married Ochie and switched to buying and selling medication, assisted by varied Nigerians.
It was reported that Kiu each week obtained 5 to seven kilograms of meth, which she delivered to her companions. She earned VND70 million per kg, investigators reported.
In accordance with high cops, Ho Chi Minh Metropolis, additionally generally known as Saigon, has been a transit hub for medication trafficked from the Golden Triangle. Medication are moved from there to Taiwan, the Philippines, Malaysia, South Korea and even Europe, Australia and Latin America.
In the meantime these convicted of possessing or smuggling greater than 600g of heroin or over 2.5 kg of methamphetamine in Vietnam face dying.