Over N.dollars 3 million worth of drugs seized in August

The police on Monday stated that about N.dollars 3 546 048.20 worth of drugs and 135 suspects on drug dealing matters have been apprehended between 01 to 31 August 2023.

In a crime report availed to Nampa on Monday, Namibian Police Force spokesperson Kauna Shikwambi said the different drugs included cannabis valued at N.dollars 2 501 353.20, Mandrax valued at N.dollars 89 640, crack cocaine valued at N.dollars 11 000, cocaine powder valued at N.dollars 943 815 and Tik valued at N.dollars 240.

As per the police report, the 135 suspects arrested on drug dealing matters involved, 129 Namibians, two Angolans, one Tanzanian, one South African, one Sudanese and one Zimbabwean national.

Source: Namibia Press Agency