A primary school pupil was arrested with 190 rolls of bhang valued at Sh200,000 in Migori County.
The Migori primary school pupil was apprehended alongside an accomplice, Kennedy Otieno, 20, at Rakwaro Center in Rongo Sub-county with the bhang wrapped around their bodies like suicide bomb belts. The OCPD Jonathan Muganda confirmed the incidence saying that the two were heading to Opapo area in Rongo.
Jonathan Muganda said that the bhang had been transported from Tanzania through Bondo -Nyironge center in Suna-West Sub-county, and the two were to deliver it to another person who was to oversee it’s transportation to Nairobi and Mombasa.
The OCPD said that the two will be taken to court.“The case shows that traffickers are now turning towards children, especially during holidays, to traffic drugs,”