NDLEA arrests Cyprus-bound student with 13.55kg of cannabis
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Special Area Command, has foiled an attempt by an intending student to smuggle 13.55 kilogrammes of cannabis to Cyprus.
NDLEA nabs Cyprus bound student with 13.55 kg of cannabis
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, (NAIA) Special Area Command, has foiled an attempt by an intending student to smuggle 13.55 kilogrammes of cannabis to Cyprus. The Head of Public Affairs, NDLEA, Mr Jonah Achema made the disclosure in a statement made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on…
NDLEA seizes 1,500kgs illicit drugs in Zamfara
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Zamfara Command, has impounded a truck conveying 1,503.044kilogrammes of illicit drugs.
Open burning of illicit drugs by NDLEA, NAFDAC worries NESREA
The Zonal Director, National Environmental Standards And Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), Mr. Larry Odeh Ineke, has said the constant burning of land surface during the destruction of seized illegal drugs
Nigeria okays $3b to automate Customs, N26b for airports, NDLEA, others
The Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, approved $3.1billion to complete the automation of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) for a concessionary period of 20 years with no immediate cost to the government. Addressing State House correspondents after the virtual meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, Minister of Finance, Budget, and National Planning, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed,…
Kill me if you destroy my cannabis farm, man tells NDLEA
A suspected cannabis sativa farmer, Clement Akor, has appealed to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to take his life rather than destroy his 10-hectare cannabis plantation. Akor, a 42-year-old father of six from Enabo village in Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State, was arrested by the Kogi State command of NDLEA…
We are not afraid to take on drug barons — NDLEA
The Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the agency, Col. Muhammad Abdallah (rtd.), said this in Aba, the economic hub of Abia, on Friday during the public destruction of drug exhibits by the Abia office of the agency.
Borno NDLEA destroys 20, 000kg seized drugs
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), yesterday, destroyed 19,234.58 kilogrammes of seized drug in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
Baba Suwe debunks death rumour
Veteran actor and comedian, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe has debunked the rumour of his death, describing the development as sad and uncalled for. The rumour death news filtered into social media space in the early hours of Friday with friends and fans of the Baba Londoner, Obe L’omo, Elebolo star-making efforts to…
NDLEA destroys over 19 tonnes of drugs, psychotropic substances in Borno
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Borno on Friday destroyed drugs and psychotropic substances weighing over 19 tonnes. Speaking during the exercise in Maiduguri, the Chief Executive of NDLEA, Col. Muhammad Mustapha (Rtd), said the quantity was unacceptably high considering the link between drug abuse and violent crimes in the state. Mustapha said…