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15 cartons of Tramadol from UAE, Pakistan with 802,000 tablets intercepted in Lagos

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has intercepted 15 cartons of 225mg of Tramadol from the United Arab Emirates and Pakistan.

The Director of Media and Advocacy of the NDLEA, Femi Babafemi, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday.

According to Babafemi, the recovery was made by operatives of the anti-narcotics agency attached to SAHCO import shed of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos State.

He said the interception was made on October 26, 2022.

He said the 15 cartons containing 802,000 pills of Tramadol were imported from Dubai, UAE and Karachi in Pakistan.

While 10 cartons of Tramadol 225mg came in from Dubai on Ethiopian Airlines flight, four cartons of 100mg and a carton of 225mg Tramadol came from Karachi, Pakistan on another Ethiopian Airlines flight.

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