Onuwa Kachıkwu and Uduak Emmanuel are the Nigerian students who were arrested on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 in Cyprus for trafficking drugs, OYOgist has learnt.
17 grams of drugs was retrieved from the two Nigerian students. The lady was reported to have sold drugs to an undercover agent of the Department of Narcotics and Anti-Smuggling in Cyprus.
Murat Özkırdar, the undercover police officer also recouped $3750, €400, £50, and 1100 TL(Turkish Lira) in a shoe box in their room, all funds have been taken as proceeds from trafficking drugs.
The court presided by Judge Hazal Hacımulla of the Nicosia Accident Court charged the suspects with receiving, selling and storing illicit drugs.
Judge Hazal has ordered the suspects to remain in detention till investigation is completed.