Osun court remands man for unlawful possession of 1.1kg of tramadol

Justice Mashkur Salisu of a federal high court sitting in Osogbo, Osun state capital, has remanded a middle-aged man, Patrick Odaize, in Ilesa correctional centre for unlawful possession of 1.1kg of tramadol.

The defendant was arraigned by the Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), on one count of unlawful possession of illicit drug contrary to section 19 of the NDLEA Act, 2004.

The prosecutor, Olufemi Ijimakin, told the court that the defendant was arrested along Gbongan-Ibadan expressway on April 24, 2024.

The defendant pleaded guilty to the allegation preferred against him by the NDLEA.

Justice Salisu thereby adjourned the case to May 24, 2024 for judgment.