5 Ghanaians arrested in UAE Over Marijuana
At least five Ghanaians have been arrested at the Dubai International Airport for allegedly traveling with marijuana.
This was announced by Ghana’s consulate in Dubai has announced in a statement released on April 21, 2021, said the suspects were arrested between January and March 2021.
The consulate said in some cases, the accused persons had no clue the drugs were in the packages given to them.
“The drugs were mostly hidden in food items and nicely packaged to be delivered to other persons in Dubai on arrival.
“One person has already been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment for carrying drugs to the UAE,” parts of the statement noted.
See the statement below;