Police charge 10 to court over possession of illicit drugs in Abuja

THE Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has arrested and charged ten persons to court over possession of illicit drugs.

The illicit drugs were recovered from the suspects in the Abattoir area of Karu, Abuja.



    Confirming the incident to The ICIR, spokesperson of the FCT Police Command Josephine Adeh said the suspects were taken to court on Monday morning.

    “Yes, it’s confirmed, and all suspects have been charged to court this morning.

    “The court is upper area court Karu,” she said.

    Adeh added that the arrest was in line with the Commissioner of Police, Sunday Babaji’s zero-tolerance to drug peddling and abuse.

    A reporter with the ICIR
    A Journalist with a niche for quality and a promoter of good governance

    Join the ICIR WhatsApp channel for in-depth reports on the economy, politics and governance, and investigative reports.

    Support the ICIR

    We invite you to support us to continue the work we do.

    Your support will strengthen journalism in Nigeria and help sustain our democracy.

    If you or someone you know has a lead, tip or personal experience about this report, our WhatsApp line is open and confidential for a conversation


    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here

    Support the ICIR

    We need your support to produce excellent journalism at all times.

    - Advertisement


    - Advertisement