The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has raided an illicit drug producing factory in Aba, Abia State. State Commander, Bamidele Akingbade, told newsmen earlier Today Saturday, January 26, 2019.
According to Akingbade, the company produces a brand of Diazepam. He further explains that Diazepam is a controlled Drug and if a drug is controlled that means that it affects the central nervous system and the use or abuse of it can lead to addiction or general damage to the user’s brain.
Although the Commander did not give the names of the arrested persons, he stated that the suspects were caught working in the laboratory when his men carried out a raid of the warehouse. He further disclosed that the owner of the factory who operates from Onitsha in Anambra State is at large.