Police in Katsina arrests trans-border drug traffickers with large quantity of tramadol
Katsina State police command said that it had succeeded in arresting a notorious two-man drug trafficking syndicate with large amount of contraband tramadol.
This is contained in a statement signed by the police public relations officer DSP Gambo Isah and made available to newsmen including www.katsinapost.com .
The statement reads: “The Katsina State Police Command wishes to inform the general public that, on 18/05/2018 at about 2300hrs, it has succeeded in busting a notorious syndicate of trans-border drug trafficking suspects.
“Police Patrol team attached to GRA Division, Katsina while on routine patrol along Sabon-Titin Kwado, Katsina intercepted a Gulf III Volkswagen motor vehicle, red in colour, with registration No. DTM 160 FB driven by one Dayyabu Auwal ‘m’ of Dutsinma LGA of Katsina state in company of his cohort one Mujitaba Shitu ‘m’ of Maiaddua LGA of Katsina state.”
According to the statement, already the suspects confessed to have been in the business of drug trafficking from Nigeria to Niger Republic through the Kwangolom border in Maiaddua LGA of Katsina state.