Wednesday, 18th May 2022
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Drug trafficking

3 days ago
Ten months after unprecedented anti-government protests rocked Cuba, parliament unanimously approved Sunday penal reform opponents say is designed to quash future displays of public discontent.
9 May
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), have arrested two pregnant women among other drug traffickers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA)
Abba Kyari
7 Mar
Suspended DCP Abba Kyari on Monday pleaded not guilty to a drug trafficking charge filed against him by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).
10 Dec
To reduce drug trafficking, the Chairman/ Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Rtd) has stressed the need to increase the risk burden of trafficking in drugs and psychotropic substances in Nigeria.
17 Nov 2021
The termination of services of onboard security men and tally clerk on vessels as well as the absence of super cargo is described as being responsible for movement of hard drugs and narcotic substances into Nigerian ports.
17 Nov 2021
A 25-year-old lady and five men have been sentenced to a total of 141 years imprisonment for trafficking in Cocaine and Cannabis Sativa by Federal High Courts sitting in Benin, Edo State and Abeokuta, Ogun State respectively.
10 Nov 2021
Piracy and other forms of maritime criminality are phenomena that have been with humanity for centuries and are therefore issues countries have had to live with over time.
18 Oct 2021
The problem of drug abuse and trafficking in Nigeria is “on its way to being under control”, Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), retired Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa, has said. Marwa told the Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in New York that with the support from the Federal Government, foreign…
20 Sep 2021
A 38-YEAR-OLD pregnant woman, Kate Ngozi Nwuju was on Tuesday 14th September 14, arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), at her residence in Rumueme, Mile 4 area of Port Harcourt,....
5 Aug 2021
Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Brig.-Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa (rtd) has canvassed regional and international cooperation to successfully cut off drug supplies to the rising criminal cartels across the globe.
3 Aug 2021
With an estimated profit of $150billion yearly from about a 25million people exploited by human traffickers, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI)
11 Jul 2021
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has expressed worries over youths’ involvement in drug trafficking and warned that Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, was a wrong route for illicit trafficking.


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Nigeria’s national under-20 male football team on Tuesday overpowered Cote d’Ivoire in the first semi-final match to reach the final of the ongoing WAFU B Under-20 Championship in Niamey.
11 mins ago
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says the average retail price paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit (Petrol) increased to N172.61 in April 2022.
22 mins ago
Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, a presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has promised to navigate Nigeria’s way to prosperity if elected in 2023.
25 mins ago
Two ministers who went back on their decisions to contest for gubernatorial and senatorial positions in the 2023 elections are currently participating in the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. Attorney General and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami is part of those physically attending the meeting ongoing at the council…
33 mins ago
The Nigerian Army on Tuesday dismissed allegations of corruption against some of its top officers.