The illicit drug

POLICE at Chileka International Airport in Blantyre have arrested Velian Duwa after allegedly being found in possession of  illicit drug called Ephedrine.

Chileka airport police spokesperson Sapulain Chitonde told The Express that the suspect was coming from India via Ethiopian Airlines.

Officers manning the lounge found Motor vehicle head gaskets Duwa’s. The officers further demanded to break one Gasket where they found whitish looking substances concealed in it after.

The suspect was immediately arrested and has since been charged with two counts of being found in possession of suspected illicit drug without permission and Illegal Importation of the suspected dangerous drug.

Meanwhile, Duwa is in Police custody at Chileka police station and will appear before court once police investigations are over.

Velian Duwa, 34, comes from Kankhani village in the Area of Traditional Authority Kamenyagwaza in Dedza District and holds a Malawian passport number MA849984.