Train law enforcers to tackle youths on drug abuse, experts advise
The need to enhance the knowledge of law enforcement agencies about mental health and effective drug response strategies will help curb illicit drug use among the young population, experts have advised.
Group raises concern over drug abuse, harps on reduction strategies
The Society for the Improvement of Rural People (SIRP), yesterday, expressed concern over the rising cases of drug abuse in the country and charged law enforcement agencies...
Group seeks government support to curb drug abuse
The Initiative for a Drug-Free Africa (IFDFA) volunteers has urged the Federal Government to take more proactive steps aimed at reducing drug abuse amongst youths and vulnerable groups by at least 40 percent in the country.
Borno partners NDLEA to rid state of drug abuse, addiction
The Borno State government is to partner the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to rid the state of all forms of drug abuse and addiction.
UNILAG holds orientation for new students, harps on drug abuse
To acquaint new students with the university’s policies and practices, the Student Affairs Division, University of Lagos (UNILAG), has organised orientation programme, for the newly admitted students of the institution.
Bobbi Kristina Brown's Former Boyfriend, Nick Gordon Died Of Heroin Overdose
Late Nick Gordon, the boyfriend of late Bobbi Kristina Brown was reported to have been found unresponsive and in cardiac arrest on New Year's Day. Following an autopsy, the cause of death of the 30-year-old's death has been established as a heroin overdose. Florida medical examiner Tracy Corey ruled out trauma and disease as the…
Juicy J Apologizes To Fans For Promoting Drug Use
American rapper Juicy J has apologized to his fans for his role in promoting drug use. The 44 years old rapper tweeted on Friday: "If I inspired anybody to do drugs, I apologize," he tweeted. https://twitter.com/therealjuicyj/status/1210839941682323456?s=19 In recent times, a number of high profile celebrities deaths have been linked to drug abuse. The most recent…
How drug abuse negates spirit of olympism
Purists believe that taking part in international sport is an end in itself, and argue that victory in such competitions only adds to the joy in participation.