Miss Chinwendu Uwakaonyenma Ogbonnaya, a staff of Arik Air Nigeria who was arrested in December at the Heathrow International Airport, London has been jailed 5 and half years for trafficking in cocaine.
Chinwedu was an air stewardess with Arik Air at the time of her arrest. Officers at the airport discovered that she was smuggling hgh purity cocaine with street value of 250,000 pounds sterling.
According to information monitored on the UK Border agency website by gistmaster.com , the stewardess was sentenced to 5 and a half years in prison after she pleaded guilty at the Isleworth Crown court in West London on Thursday 2 February 2012.
-By Niyi Tabiti