Reports reaching kokonsagh.com indicates a Malawian National by name Grace Sauti Phiri was reportedly arrested at the Kotoka International Airport on Monday.


Ms Phiri who was arraigned before court Wednesday for possessing narcotics drug without lawful authority and importation of narcotic drug without license from the Ministry of health claims the bag containing the heroine does not belong to her but was given to her by a Nigerian national to be delivered to another Nigerian resident here in Ghana.

Ms. Phiri stated in court through her lawyer that she is a civil servant and was in the country on a business trip.

Initial tests at the Kotoka International Airport according to sources revealed that the substance was heroine. The substance has since been forwarded to NACOB for further tests.

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