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Corps members move against drug abuse in Ogun

Corps members under the aegis of Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs, National Youths Service Corps have called on youths and secondary school students in Odeda local government area of Ogun State to shun drug abuse and abstain from immortal acts considered harmful by societal norms.

GCDP wants drug abuse decriminalised

Drug advocates have called on the federal government to abolish policies that criminalise drug users but treat it as a public health issue.

NDLEA intercepts hard drugs meant for Boko Haram in Adamawa

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency in Adamawa State have intercepted about 1,316 tonnes of illicit drugs believed to be for Boko Haram terrorists.

Governor Okorocha orders demolition of illicit drugs manufacturing buildings

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, on Monday, ordered the demolition of any building used for sale and manufacture of illegal drugs in the state.

Police parade 33 kidnappers, armed robbers, rapists in Bauchi

The Bauchi State Police Command has paraded 33 suspects for various crimes including kidnapping, armed robbery, murder, across the state during several raids.

Olamide joins Senate, others to fight drug abuse

Nigerian musician Olamide Adedeji aka Baddo, has called for an end to drug abuse following criticism currently trailing his song ‘science student’.

NDLEA arrests 211 drug suspects, seizes 3,717.6 kg of hard drugs in Kebbi

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kebbi State Command, has confirmed the arrest of 211 suspects and seizure of 3,717.6 kg of hard drugs from January to December 2017.

NDLEA arrests 211 suspects, seizes 3,717.6kg of illicit drugs in Kebbi

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kebbi State Command, said it had arrested 211 suspects and seized 3,717.6 kg of hard drugs from January to December 2017.

Codeine abuse: Pharmacists Council constitutes Control Group

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) says it will constitute Codeine Control and Other Related Matters Working Group (CCRWG) to sensitise the public on the dangers inherent in codeine consumption.

NDLEA arrests 175 suspects in Benue

The Benue State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has arrested 175 suspects and seized four tons 145.2545kg of cannabis sativa between January and December this year.

House of Reps urges NAFDAC to ban sale of Tramadol, Codeine, others

The House of Representatives has enjoined the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to immediately ban the sale of codeine and other ‘harmful’ drugs in the country.

Police arrest woman with 187 bags of indian hemp

The police in Abuja yesterday paraded a woman found to be in possession of 187 bags of Indian hemp.

NDLEA arrests two for arms possession, 77 for drug trafficking in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested two youths for the illegal possession of arms along the Mbiama Community, Rivers.

NSCDC uncovers prostitution ring in Borno tertiary institutions

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps command in Borno on Sunday said it had uncovered a prostitution ring in various colleges and tertiary institutions in the state.


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