The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) impounded 426,5988kg different types of hard drugs and arrested 249 suspects in connection with the drugs in Anambra State in the year 2019.
The agency also said that it got conviction for 37 persons in year 2019.
Mr. Misbahu Idris, the State Commander of NDLEA, gave the statistics on Tuesday 21st January, 2020 in Akwa, the state capital, during a briefing with the press.
According to Idris, some of the impounded drugs within the past year included cannabis sativa 356.9927kg, cocaine 0.00223kg, heroine 0.063kg and crystalline meth 69.0308kg. He advised those involved in illicit drugs deal to desist from it or face the full wrath of the law.