The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, command in Edo has said it arrested 90 suspected illicit drugs dealers in the province.
Mr Buba Wakawa, NDLEA commander, made this known during an interview with newsmen on Thur, NAN reports.
Wakawa, who said that the suspects were arrested betwixt July and September, stated that they included 63 males and 27 females.
“A total number of 15 cannabis sativa farms measuring in relation to 40.03 hectares were also discovered and destroyed within the period.
“The 15 farms would have yielded a staggering 192,163.33 kg of harvested weeds whether not discovered and destroyed,” he said.
Wakawa farther famous that the suspects were charged to tribunal, spell 48 drug-dependent persons were counseled and reunited with their families.
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