The Nigerian Police Force working with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency and the Nigeria Customs Services has intercepted a forty foot shipping container full of band drugs tramadol and codeine in Lagos port.

Police officers in the Apapa Area Command of Lagos State intercepted a 40-foot container filled with drugs suspected to be Tramadol and Codeine.


The container was intercepted on water and taken to a bonded terminal in Apapa, Channels TV reports.


A team of officers from Customs and the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) joined the Area B Commander, Olasoji Akinbayo, for inspection on Thursday, August 6.

The intercepted container is expected to be handed over to appropriate authorities for further investigation and prosecution.