Lagos - A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the personnel of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) out of the home of fugitive senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu, Punch reports.
Justice Ibrahim Buba, in a bench ruling on Tuesday afternoon, pronounced the action of the NDLEA as sub judice and ordered the men of the Nigerian police to ensure that NDLEA operatives vacate Kashamu’s premises “without a free for all.”
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Kashamu had been under house arrest since Saturday morning when anti-narcotic agents secured his property.
The NDLEA had said Kashamu was detained to ensure he appears in court to face extradition proceedings on Monday.
The lawmaker-elect is wanted by United States authorities for alleged drug related offences.
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