Rugan Alhaji Gambo, Massaka, Nasarawa State.
Making the disclosure, the NPF Public Relations Officer, CSP, Jimoh Moshood, said the arrest came as a result of the directive by the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idriss.
He said: ‘’Consequent on the directive of the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, to all Commissioners of Police and their Supervising Assistant Inspectors General of Police throughout the country to continue the ongoing raids of criminal hideouts, black spots, flash points and other vulnerable points throughout the month of December to the New Year.”
He explained that the IGP-Special Tactical Squad team acting on actionable Intelligence trailed and arrested the suspect, Doris Ossai, who deals in Indian hemp and recovered One Hundred and Eighty Seven (187) bags of dry leaves suspected to be Indian hemp in her house located at Rugan Alhaji Gambo Masaka, Nasarawa State.
The Force PRO, said investigation is ongoing to arrest other members of the syndicate at large, adding Ossai will be arraigned in Court for prosecution on completion of investigation.