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$3 Million Worth Of Cocaine destroyed

$3 Million Worth Of Cocaine destroyed

The Narcotics Control Commission on Friday November 6 destroyed $3 million worth of cocaine which was seized in a joint operation at the Terminal Three facility at the Tema Port on 2nd September,2020.

The Accra High Court granted the Narcotics Control Commission the order to undertake the exercise, while investigation into the seizure continues.$3 Million Worth Of Cocaine destroyed

The destruction of the 150 kilogrammes of the illicit substance were wrapped in slabs and concealed in a sugar consignment from Brazil, were meant for Tradepass Ghana Limited, which officials declared as the importer, who claimed the consignment was to be re-exported to Europe.

The drugs were destroyed at the Bundase Military Range in the Greater Accra Region, officials of the commission poured kerosene on the slabs, containing white powdery substances in an open space and set them ablaze.