Police arrested 56 on drug trafficking in various parts of the country in the last six months.
According to Drug Trafficking Control Division of the Federal Police Crime Prevention Division 56, Illegal drug traffickers were arrested.
The criminals who are arrested in connection have arrested trafficking are nationals from 15 countries in the world, according to commander Mengisteab Beyene, World Drug Monitoring Officer.
International drug traffickers are apprehended by Federal Police when they use Ethiopia as a transit to other parts of the world.
Among the suspects, 19 were Nigerians and 10 were also arrested in connection with the crime.
It is said that police also seized over 141 kilograms of cannabis and 95 kilograms of cocaine from smugglers.
The Federal Police Commission reported that cannabis farm which police found in Addis Ababa and Shashemene are destroyed.