Femi Babafemi, spokesperson of the Nationwide Drug Regulation Enforcement Company (NDLEA) says identification playing cards carried by the agency’s officers additionally doubled as search and arrest warrants.
Babafemi acknowledged this on Friday all over a Twitter Areas conversation hosted by the NDLEA.
That is coming days after the agency came under excessive criticisms over the manner through which its officers habits searches and arrest of drug suspects.
Some Nigerians had accused NDLEA operatives of invading homes of suspects with out search or arrest warrant.
Nonetheless, Babafemi claimed that what operatives must make arrest or search are their identification playing cards.
He additionally appealed to Nigerians to terminate the act of resisting arrest and to additionally desist from attacking NDLEA operatives while on official duties.