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11 Aug 2022
Edo State Deputy Governor and Vice-Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Betsy Obaseki Women Football Tournament (BOWFT), Comrade Philip Shaibu, has said the yearly
22 Jul 2022
The federation envisions a drug-free society, free from rape, domestic violence, drug abuse, addiction, misuse, depression and other related health and mental issues.
21 Jul 2022
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Lagos State Command, has appealed to celebrities and influencers to use their various platforms to educate the public, especially the youths, on the dangers of drug abuse.
7 Jul 2022
In the last few days, much attention has been paid to the grassroots efforts of the institution charged with changing the trends of drug addiction, trafficking and transforming the mindsets of Nigerians towards drugs in the Country- the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).
3 Jul 2022
During this year 2022 celebration of International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, or World Drug Day, marked on June 26 every year, it was reported that the United Nations Office on Drugs...
28 Jun 2022
In his message on the occasion of the 2022 United Nations, International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Drug Trafficking themed “Addressing Drug Challenges in Health and Humanitarian Crises
26 Jun 2022
Every year on June 26, the United Nations (UN) observes International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking with the aim of  attracting global attention to the dangers that illegal and misuse of substances pose to society. Globally, about 200 million individuals use illegal substances like cocaine, cannabis, hallucinogens, opiates, and sedative-hypnotics, according to the…
26 Jun 2022
As the year 2022 International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is being observed today, health experts have cautioned members of the public who inject drugs
17 Jun 2022
The Idiroko Special Area Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) is to celebrate this year’s United Nations International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Drug Trafficking
15 Jun 2022
A not-for-profit organisation, Silec Initiatives, has stressed the need for relevant stakeholders to support efforts by the government to salvage the future of youths from drug abuse.
30 May 2022
Education and psychology experts have linked rushing a child through school amid mental stress and low emotional intelligence to factors that could lead to domestic violence, drug abuse and even suicide.
22 May 2022
Experts have attributed the surge in social vices bordering on drug abuse, rape, cultism and ritual killings to bad parenting.


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The EU's foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said on Sunday that Brussels was ready to impose new sanctions on Belarus if Minsk were to host Russian nuclear weapons.
5 hours ago
The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has alerted Nigerians to the recalled EzriCare and Delsam Pharma Artificial Tears eye drops.
6 hours ago
The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Anambra chapter, has congratulated Prof. Chukwuma Soludo on his one year anniversary in office as governor of the state.
6 hours ago
A socio-political group, Us4Us Movement, has canvassed the support of the national leadership of the All Progressive Congress (APC) for Sen. Godswill Akpabio to be become the 10th Senate President.
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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will on Sunday depart Abuja for London, UK, where he will deliver a public lecture at King’s College, London.