The Kwara State command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested and paraded one Muhammad Adamu for possession of 9.8 million Naira believed to be fake currency.
Parading the suspect, the State Commander of the NDLEA, Apeh Reuben said the confiscated money, in 1000 notes, was concealed in cartons of noodles.
He noted that the fake currency trafficker was arrested by Jebba command of the agency while he was on transit to Kano.
Mr Reuben added that a yet to be identified accomplice in Ilorin will soon be arrested.
On the need to alert the public on the fake money in circulation he said it is necessary as people nowadays withdraw fake money from Automated Teller Machines (ATM).