By Ibironke Ariyo
The Nationwide Drug Regulation Enforcement Company (NDLEA) has defined why its males arrested a sketch-maker, Sunday Joshua, popularly recognized on social media as “De-Common” on Wednesday.
NDLEA Director of Media and Advocacy, Mr Femi Babafemi, mentioned the comic had been arrested after raiding a infamous drug bar in Lagos.
Babafemi mentioned the suspect was arrested within the early hours of Wednesday after the raid on Orchid Property within the Lekki space of Lagos state.
In keeping with Babafemi, Degeneral has made a confession in custody and admitted to proudly owning the medicine he present in his house.
He mentioned the NDLEA brokers acted credibly by raiding the drug barracks on the property, the place three suspects had been arrested with unlawful medicine.
He mentioned the medicine seized from the suspects contained 200 sachets of 225 mg of tramadol and 1.5 kg of hashish sativa.
In keeping with Babafemi, a number of folks, together with the suspected seller, made off throughout the operation with baggage that believed to comprise paperwork.
He mentioned a path confirmed they got here throughout a home at 2B Saula Akinlolu Manner, Orchid Property, which was the residence of the 22-year-old comic.
“The younger males began making noise to forestall a search of the home. The officers launched themselves as NDLEA officers and had been searched earlier than coming into.
“This has been completed and a search has been carried out. The search led to the invention of drug reveals, together with hashish sativa; Tramadol 225mg, and a few drug paraphernalia.
“This was after the suspect requested that the search be videotaped, which the officers allowed out of courtesy.
“The video trending on social media was when the suspect and his buddies determined to disrupt the tried search.