Nigerian Man Jailed In The UK For Smuggling Drugs

The Nigerian man was arrested after x-ray showed that he had attempted to move cocaine into the UK.

A Nigerian man, Ukachukwu Imoh has been sentenced to four years in a UK prison for smuggling drugs.

The Nigerian who is also of German descent was arrested trying to smuggle 83 packages of cocaine in to the UK. Ukachukwu Imoh was on his way to the country from Germany by a ferry through UK's Eastern Docks.

When the 57-year-old was interrogated by the police, he told them that he was in the country to visit his family. Out of suspicion, Ukachukwu was taken to the hospital where it was discovered that he had 83 wraps of cocaine in him after x-ray.

After he was arrested and brought to court, Ukachukwu Imoh pleaded guilty to the crime and was sentenced to stay in jail for four years by the court.

He faces automatic deportation when he finishes his sentence.

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