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Hard drugs

19 Sep
Trafficking in dangerous hard drugs, and abuse of narcotic substances, is one problem that is showcasing a potential to destroy this country, unless of course
5 Nov 2020
Oregon on Tuesday became the first US state to decriminalize hard drugs, including the possession of small amounts of heroin and cocaine, and to legalize access to "magic mushrooms" for therapeutic use. Some other states, including Arizona and Montana, meanwhile appeared poised in early results to legalize recreational marijuana in line with a trend sweeping…
17 Feb 2020
Over 70 per cent of Boko Haram insurgents and other criminals operate under the influence of hard drugs, Executive Secretary, Nigeria Union...
15 Feb 2020
The Management of Edo University, Iyamho, has enjoined matriculating students of the institute not to engage in any form of gangsterism or immoral behaviours as they embark on their academic journey
22 Oct 2019
A federal High Court sitting in Lagos has sentenced a Sudanese, Guma Ismail Mahdi Abdalla, to two years imprisonment for trafficking in hard drugs. Justice Salliu Saidu sentenced Abdalla to two years imprisonment after he was found guilty of the charge brought against him by the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).
12 Sep 2019
Young people have, overtime, imbibed the culture of taking hard drugs as a means of deriving ecstasy not minding the after effect of their acts.
29 Aug 2019
If there’s anything deserving an urgent action in Nigeria, it’s no other than the cleaning up of the whole land of indecent youth, cultists,   rampaging bandits,  hoodlums, miscreants and vagabonds of various and varying degrees and dimension.
10 Feb 2019
A non-governmental Organisation, CleenFoundation, has warned that hate speech and misinformation by the media remains a critical threat to credible elections. It also identified widespread availability and use of hard drugs as serious threat to the electoral process, especially in the northern part of the country. Its Executive Director, Dr. Benson Olugbo disclosed this while presenting findings…
29 Jan 2018
Worried about the disturbing spread of sale of hard drugs in nooks and crannies of Imo State, Governor Rochas Okorocha has directed the demolition of any house used for the sale of illicit drugs. He also ordered the peddlers of such drugs to be prosecuted. The governor who gave the directives at the weekend, also…


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