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Abba Kyari: Nigeria hero ‘supercop’ arrested in cocaine smuggling case

FBI investigating Nigeria's 'super cop' in Instagram influencer HushPuppi fraud case

spokesperson for the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) told a press conference in the capital Abuja that they “strongly believe” that Kyari is part of an international drug ring and was involved in a 25kg cocaine deal.

“With the intelligence at our disposal, the Agency believes strongly that DCP Kyari is a member of a drug cartel that operates the Brazil-Ethiopia-Nigeria illicit drug pipeline, and he needs to answer questions… in an ongoing drug case in which he is the principal actor,” said NDLEA’s Director of Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi.

CNN has made multiple attempts to reach Kyari for comment on the allegations.

Nigerian top cop Abba Kyari.Nigerian top cop Abba Kyari.

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