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Resident Minister Intercepts Millions Leones Dj’amba Cartel

The Resident Minister in the Northwestern Region Haja Isata Abdulai-Kamara said she and her team have intercepted drugs substance of the Cannabis Sativa or Djiamaba at Baylor Wharf in the Lokomasama Chiefdom, Port Loko District on Sunday 21st, June 2020.

It has been described as the “largest single seizure” on the waters ever in the history of the region’s maritime wing. The seizure was successfully done by the corroboration of the Patriotic Intelligence Partnerships (PIP) in the region. A joint military and police personnel from various chiefdoms in the region carried on the raid.

Lt Commander E.M Kailie is the head of the marine time wing at Baylor Wharf and surroundings. He said they suspected smugglers from afar by 21:00 hours on Saturday 20th June dived underneath “Only the strong can Survive” boat and trying to escape.

The drugs were suspected come from Moyamba district and had passed other districts and landed at Baylor wharf in Lokomasa chiefdom, Portloko district where they were seized.

Arrests were made in connection to the seizure, and are now helping the police with the investigations. . Mrs Kamara further reported the matter to the Minister of Internal Affairs, and the Inspector General of Police. 

Lieutenant Kailie said this was a close collaboration with the Resident Minister and other civil intelligence groups, among others.

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