Nigerian woman arrested in Hong Kong for smuggling cocaine in private part


A 37-year old Nigeria woman was on Thursday arrested by Customs officers at the Hong Kong International Airport.

She was said to be flying into Hong Kong on a flight from Lagos via Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Herald Nigeria learnt that officers spotted her acting suspiciously, and upon closer analysis, 215 grams of cocaine contained in condoms and plastic bags were found in her vagina.

She later discharged 24 capsules of cocaine, each weighing 14 grams, from her body.

The drugs, which weighed 550 grams in total, was estimated to be worth HK$522,000 (US$66,900).

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