The police in Kano have intercepted 303 cartons of Tramadol tablets believed to be abused by many young people.
The Commissioner of Police, Mr Mohammed Wakili, while briefing newsmen in Kano said the interception was in continuation of the command’s effort to rid the state of all forms of crimes, especially the abuse of hard drugs (Kwaya) and intoxicating substances.
Wakili said on May 17, based on tip-off, a raid was conducted at No 157 Miller Road Bompai, Nasarawa Local Government Area Kano where a laboratory was located. One Chris Metuh was arrested at the Ugo Lab Manufacturing Company, with 303 cartons of tramadol tablets.
Same day, the command also arrested four suspected hard drugs dealers for allegedly dealing in drugs.