Commander of the national Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), in the Kaduna, Mr. Umar Adoro, has said that it has seized 997.121kg of Indian hemp and 342.329kg of other psychotropic substances.
Adoro told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna on Wednesday that three of the houses sealed are located at Rigacikun area of the state while the forth was sealed at Anguwan Maigero area.
The commander also stated that 117 suspects, including two females were arrested during the raids stating that its recovered two locally-made guns, seven cartridges, two ammunitions and 100,000 counterfeit dollars during the March operation.
Adoro reassured the public of the agency’s commitment to eradicate use of illegal drugs in the society stating that eight notorious drugs joints in the two areas were destroyed during the operations.
Meanwhile the commander also appealed to parents to be watchful of their wards’ activities hence urging the public to be watchful of movement of suspected goods in their communities and to provide useful information to the agency to curtail influx and consumption of hard drugs.