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Nigerian Drug Dealer Bags Seven Years Jail Term In UK

By Esther Okafor

A 29-year-old man, Michael Awotunde, has been jailed for seven years and nine months by a United Kingdom court for being in possession of drugs,  dangerous weapon and driving without an insurance and license. Police reports says, Awotunde was arrested when he failed to stop after he was forced to a halt by marked policemen. On searching him, officers found a package containing 104 wraps of crack cocaine and 37 wraps of heroin. He was also found to be in possession of a lock knife and after analysing his mobile phone, text messages were found which appeared to show people contacting him with a view to purchasing drugs from him.

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