A Kenyan woman was arrested in Ghana after she was found with cocaine weighing (11) Kilograms.
The 35-year old Mary Njeri had just arrived in the West African country on a flight from Nairobi where she was arrested.
In a statement from the Narcotics Control Commission(NACOC) in Ghana said that Njeri was was in possession of cocaine worth Sh.41M.
“They arrested a Kenyan national last Saturday, April 15, 2023, for smuggling 11.04 kilograms of cocaine at the Kotoka International Airport(KIA) worth $309,120” NACOC Director of Public Affairs Francis Opoku said.
“The suspect , Njeri Mary, was apprehended by NACC officials during routine checks at the arrival hall after disembarking from a South African Airways flight from Nairobi to Accra via Johannesburg,”
The suspect is being held in prison as investigations into the case are being finalized.