2 Drug Lords Netted With Cocaine worth Shs300m
By Serestino Tusingwire
Police in Entebbe is holding two South African nationals who have been found in possession of cocaine worth Shs300m at Entebbe international airport.
According to Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson Emiliano Kayima, the two suspects have been identified as Onyiya Golile Grace and Nkocosolwana Abagail.
Kayima revealed that, Golile arrived at Entebbe on 16th November 2016 from Botswana aboard Ethiopian airlines and was arrested with 3786 grams of cocaine worth Shs259m.
The second suspect, Nkocosolwana, arrived at Entebbe on 10th November 2016 from South Africa aboard South African airways and was arrested with 856 grams of cocaine worth Shs56m
Afande Kayima said they have sent samples of suspected cocaine to government analytical laboratories to confirm and once it’s done, they will take due course of the right charges.
Kayima has therefore appealed to the Minister of Internal Affairs to work upon the statutory instrument in the new law so that such criminals are given harsh punishments.