Operatives of the Edo State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has arrested a medical doctor, Jane Chioma in Auchi for dealing in sales of Drugged Cookies an biscuits.
Chioma operates an online catering service, Omachis kitchen, through which she sells the drugged cookies and biscuits.
NDLEA Director, Media & Advocacy, Femi Babafemi in a statement said the arrest was made following intelligence and surveillance.
He said narcotic officers from the command stormed her operational base at 1 winners way, Auchi, where she was arrested and at least 94 pieces of cookies produced with cannabis sativa were recovered on Saturday June 19th.
“Chioma, 26, who is a graduate of medicine from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka recently completed her housemanship at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital. She has confessed to baking the cookies with skunk in her statement while under interrogation.”
Reacting to the arrest, Chairman/CEO of NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) has commended the Edo state Command of the Agency for their vigilance and commitment to the goal of ridding Nigeria of the menace of illicit drug trafficking and abuse.