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20 Nov
What will be in it for Nigeria if most of the voters in the 2023 elections are multi-dimensionally poor and addicted to drugs? In other words, what can BVAS and other electronic devices deliver to us in 2023
31 Jul 2022
Music legend, Evangelist Ebenezer Obey-Fabiyi, has launched a new ministry tagged, 'Freedom from Alcoholism and Drug Addiction Ministry' (FADAM), as part of his efforts to join forces with the war against alcoholism
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).
13 May 2022
Wife of Lagos State governor, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, decried high prevalence of drug addiction among youths, saying it has become a worrisome menace in society, that no one could pretend about its existence.
29 Mar 2022
The increasing menace of hard drug trafficking and the attendant addiction to them, especially by the youth in Nigeria should be a source of great concern to us all; not the least the parents of all the culprits of both evil practices.
28 Jul 2021
Jegede launches post rehabilitation home  Parents have been charged to re-strategise their mode of parenting, and pay more attention to the upbringing of their wards, especially the boy-child, to curb the menace of hard drug addiction in the country.     According to Keji Hamilton, the founder of Global Centre for Drug Eradication in Nigeria,…
4 Feb 2021
President Joe Biden's son Hunter will detail his struggles with alcohol and drug addiction in a memoir scheduled for release in April, publisher Gallery Books announced on Thursday.
7 Feb 2020
A consultant psychiatrist at the Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Enugu, Dr. Nok Obayi, has identified Internet addition, drug addiction pornography, alcohol addiction, cigarette smoking and gaming, as some of the causes of mental illness in society.
27 Aug 2019
In Nigeria, the cosmetic approach of always treating the symptoms rather than the disease has created more problems than solutions in the fight against drug abuse and addiction.
Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian
16 May 2019
Former NBA star, Lamar Odom is spilling some tea about his past life and we are all here for it. The basketball star who famously dated and married reality TV star, Khloe Kardashian in his new memoir “Darkness to Light,” which would arrive this month has admitted that he regrets cheating on her as well as…
17 Apr 2019
A Nigerian girl simply identified as Lizzy has been discovered in the Ikeja area of Lagos State and tells a sad story of drug addiction and prostitution. Lizzy is a 26-year-old who allegedly attained her primary and secondary education at Caleb and Vivian Fowler respectively but fell into the never-ending rabbit hole of drug addiction.…
7 Apr 2018
It is not unusual these days to see youths, especially in the cities, on campuses, clutching a “bottle of water” as they move around town. For some, it could be a PET bottle of any of the popular soft drinks, while others carry theirs in the regular water bottles. Most times, the more you look,…

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