Lagos socialite wanted for cocaine trafficking surrenders herself to NDLEA

1409, Fumilola Arike Ogbuaya

Popular Lagos socialite, Mrs. Fumilola Arike Ogbuaya a.k.a. Arike Fumilola Ogundipe, who was declared wanted for alleged cocaine trafficking has turned herself in, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said.

Read also: Lagos Socialite ‘Ariket’ Forfeits 9 Properties FG Over Drug Trafficking

NDLEA said Mrs. Ogbuaya also known as Ariket reported at its Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Command, Lagos at the weekend.

Earlier, the Agency had secured an interim forfeiture order for several assets worth billions of naira traced to her. Among them, Arike Plaza, some plots of land and buildings in Lagos and Ogun States.

The socialite was implicated in a case of unlawful exportation of 1.595kg of cocaine to Saudi Arabia in February 2017 by one Odeyemi Omolara Morayo a.k.a. Ariyo Monsurat Olabisi who was caught with cocaine on her way to Saudi Arabia.

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