26-Year-Old Caleb University Student Arrested For Drug Peddling, Impersonating Military Officer
Ahmed Hassan 26, a student of Architecture of Caleb University, has been arrested in Lagos for impersonating a Naval officer.
According to Punchng, the 200 level student of Caleb University was arrested with an accomplice, Ibrahim Yahaya, a commercial motorcycle rider he met in the Sabo, Ikorodu, where he made him believe that he was an Air Force Flying Officer.
It was gathered that Yahaya consequently became his errand boy and assisted him in buying hard drugs. He, however, met his Waterloo on January 30, when he asked Yahaya to bring 11 packs of codeine and a pack of Rohypnol to his school.
The police reportedly caught the motorcycle rider as he was about to enter the school premises. Yahaya led the operatives to the Igbogbo area where Hassan was arrested.
When paraded at the Lagos State Police Command headquarters, Ikeja, Hassan revealed that he got the uniform from a military friend. He noted that he wore the uniform to intimidate the school guards.
He said, “I am from Kaduna State and I am a 200-level student of Architecture at Caleb University. I got the uniform from my friend, Rufai. I took codeine and Rohypnol in school.
I impersonated a military officer in order to intimidate the security men at the school gate so that they won’t check a bag where I keep the drugs. I don’t sell them.”