Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) FCT Command have arrested a 300-level university student and her boyfriend for selling drugged cookies to school children and other members of the public.
The suspects Rhoda Agboje, and her boyfriend, Ifeanyi Nwankwo specialises in producing and selling drugged cookies in Abuja
According to the NDLEA Spokesman, Femi Babafemi, narcotics agents with the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command of the NDLEA have also started searching for another member involved in producing cookies with Arizona, a highly psychoactive variant of cannabis, alcohol, and Rohypnol among other ingredients.
“Their lid was blown open following the arrest of Rhoda Agboje with four pieces of the drug cookies on Sunday, April 18, 2021
“She was arrested at the NNPC Cooperative estate, opposite Gaduwa estate in Abuja based on a complaint that she gave an unsuspecting young girl the cookies to eat. After eating the drug cookies, the girl lost her mind and could not sleep, making incoherent utterances due to the effects of the cookies.”
“The suspect confirmed that she sells at parties and to unsuspecting members of the public, including school children that are the most vulnerable. The suspect also supplies some supermarkets and clubs in the FCT,” Babafemi said in a statement.