Nigeria Restricts Sale of Date Rape Drug


The government has intensified its control on rophynol, a sedative with hypnotic effect, that was used to lull the late Cynthia Osokogu as she was being molested then killed in a Lagos hotel.
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Cynthia Osokogu.

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