Nigerian citizen Ossy Philips, 30, has been arrested by police near his residence in Prakruthi Layout, Yelahanka, on Friday night. He is an associate of Loum Pepper Samba alias Simon, the first African to have been arrested in the drugs case.

According to sources available it is believed that Philips had supplied drugs to Kannada actress Ragini Dwivedi and other high-profile suspects arrested in the case.