Lagos- Two staff of Nigeria's largest airline - Arik Air have been arrested at the Heathrow Airport in London for suspected drug trafficking.
The Nigerian Drug Law Enforcement Agency disclosed they had opened investigations after the Arik Airline workers were allegedly caught with cocaine.
NDLEA spokesperson, Mitchell Ofoyeju said the allegations constituted a national embarrassment.
"We are aware of the arrest and we have opened an investigation," Ofoyeju said.
Banji Ola, Arik Air spokesperson said he was not aware of the incident or flight details.
In December 2011, a 29-year-old Arik Air cabin crew was arrested for drug trafficking.
- CAJ News