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Foreign Suspect Nigerian man nabbed in Angolan airport with drugs in his stomach

The Nigerian man was apprehended while in Luanda, Angola switching planes to the Central African Republic.

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  play 60 capsules of drugs were found in the suspects stomach. (Nigeria Times)

A Nigerian man has been arrested at an Angolan airport with about 60 capsules of drugs.

According to report, the yet to be identified man was arrested on Saturday, January 31 at the 4 de Fevereiro International Airport in the capital city of Luanda  with 60 capsules of drugs in the stomach.

The arrest was announced during a press conference on Monday, February 2 by the General Command spokesman of the National Police, commissioner Aristófanes dos Santos.

Aristófanes dos Santos revealed that the Nigerian was traveling from São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to Bangui, the capital of Central African Republic (CAR).

The Nigerian was arrested in Luanda where he was about to take a connecting flight to Bangui.

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