October 4, 2016 – “I’m A First Time Cocaine Trafficker ” – Says Man Who Excreted 25 Cocaine Capsules At MMIA
Odili Onyekwere, a 47-year-old man caught with drug at MMIA told the NDLEA that his inability to meet his family’s needs forced him into trafficking drugs.
He was arrested while trying to board a Kenyan Airways Flight heading to Madagascar.
After his arrest, he excreted 25 wraps of cocaine weighing 270g.
The Rivers State-born suspect blamed economic hardship on his action.
Onyekwere who is married with 2 children said frustration & inability to provide for wife and kids forced him to smuggle cocaine. He said his master promised to pay him $1000.