Thursday, 1st June 2023

Femi Babafemi

4 Jul 2021
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), have arrested a Nigerian woman based in Brazil, Mrs. Anita Ugochinyere Ogbonna, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport....
23 Jun 2021
Following intelligence and surveillance, narcotic officers of the Edo State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested a medical doctor, Jane Chioma Ofoma...
27 May 2021
The recent push by some stakeholders for legalisation of cannabis in Nigeria will rob the country of the gains so far made in the renewed war against drug abuse and trafficking, Chairman and Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency....
24 May 2021
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a Brazil-based drug kingpin after its operatives intercepted 36 blocks of cocaine with a street value of over N8 billion at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos.
16 Apr 2021
The Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) retired, Brig. Gen. Buba Marwa, has justified the agency’s offensive action against illicit drugs’ production laboratories and farms.
3 Apr 2021
ChairMAN of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Brig-Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa (rtd) has indicated the new order demanding the conduct of drug test on politicians, workers and students....
1 Mar 2021
The Coalition Against Corruption and Bad Governance (CACOBAG) has commended National Drug And Law Enforcement Agency’s (NDLEA) appointment of Mr Femi Babafemi, former Editor of Saturday Sun Newspaper, as its Director of Media and Advocacy.
23 Nov 2017
Some young boxers selected for the maiden Aces Sports Boxing Promotion competition have promised to use the fiesta to launch their boxing careers.


The governor of Enugu State, Dr. Peter Mbah, has declared an end to sit-at-home in the state effective from Monday, June 6, 2023, saying such orders were restricting creativity, entrepreneurship, and productivity in the state. He, however, expressed government’s readiness “to engage in dialogue with people, who have genuine grievances towards bringing lasting peace and…
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The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) said it has apprehended 56 roadside operators for examination malpractice in the ongoing 2023 May/June Senior Secondary Certificate Examination. The head of the examination body's national office in Nigeria, Patrick Areghan, announced this on Thursday while monitoring the examination in some government secondary schools in Abuja. Areghan revealed that…
14 mins ago
The United States (US) Embassy in Nigeria on Thursday announced an increase in non-immigrant visa application processing fees. The embassy in a website statement announced that the fees for visitor visas for business or tourism (B1 and B2 visas and Border Crossing Cards), as well as student and exchange visitor visas have been increased. “The…
59 mins ago
Cristiano Ronaldo's first season in Saudi Arabia ended with a whimper, but with hundreds of millions in wages and unprecedented attention on Saudi football he may not be the last megastar to grace the oil-rich kingdom.
4 hours ago
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has congratulated governors who recently emerged as leaders of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) and Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) respectively. The President's felicitation was contained in a statement from the State House on Thursday. "I congratulate the Governor of Kwara State, His Excellency Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, on his emergence as the Chairman…