28th July, 2021
Nigeria’s Simon Chukwunwike has been arrested with 2 kilogrammes of cocaine in his possession in Pakistan.
He was arrested by the Anti-Narcotics Force Punjab on Tuesday.
The Nigerian was arrested at the Sialkot International Airport on arrival in the country.
According to Urdu Point, a search operation was carried out at international arrival counter of Sialkot international airport and some 2kg cocaine were recovered from Chukwunwike.
Persons violating Pakistani laws, even unknowingly, may be expelled, arrested, or imprisoned. Penalties for possession, use, or trafficking in illegal drugs in Pakistan are severe, and convicted offenders can expect long jail sentences and heavy fines.