NDLEA seizes 18kg of cannabis in remote areas of Niger
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Niger Command, has seized 18kg of hemp and arrested two suspected drug traffickers in remote areas of the state.
Group wants collaboration with NDLEA to fight drug abuse in FCT
A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Vanguard Against Drug Abuse (V-GADA_NG), says it wants to collaborate with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in the fight against drug abuse among the youth in the FCT.
Ambode urges Lagos pilgrims to be good ambassadors
The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has enjoined Lagos State intending pilgrims to represent the state well in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Promotion: NDLEA elevates 1,311 staff
National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has promoted a total of 1, 311 staff. This is made up 1, 291 staff within the rank and file and 20 others converted to officer cadre.
NAFDAC urges NASS to speed up amendment of laws on counterfeit drugs, substances
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, (NAFDAC) has urged the National Assembly to speed-up the amendment of laws to address the dangerous trend of counterfeiting and destruction of innocent lives.
On UN anti-drug day, NDLEA parades drug suspects in states
The Katsina State command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has apprehended 443 suspected illicit drug peddlers and prosecuted 23 others this year. It also said it had apprehended 21 students and several children under age 13 with total of 128 bottles of cough syrup with codeine within the same period.…
Youth uses human urine as intoxicant in Adamawa - NDLEA
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Command in Adamawa says some youth have resorted to taking human urine to get high. The state commander of agency, Mr Yakubu Kibo made this known Tuesday in Yola in his speech to mark the 2018 UN International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. Kibo said other…
NDLEA arrests 443 drug suspects, seizes 2,553 liters of codeine syrup
The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested 443 persons for alleged drugs related offences in Katsina State between January and June this year.
Minister decries frightening rate of drug abuse among women
The increasing involvement of women in drug abuse, especially in Abuja has been described as frightening and worrisome, requiring concerted efforts and commitment by all, FCT Minister, Muhammed Musa Bello has said.
Peace Corps member arrested for robbery, drug peddling in Bayelsa
A member of the proscribed Peace Corps of Nigeria has been arrested in Yenagoa, in connection with robbery and drug peddling.A combined team of the police and officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) made the arrest.