Security beefed up in Plateau State
Security operatives in Plateau State have assured residents of the state of peaceful and hitch-free Sallah celebrations.
Kidnappers of 14 oil workers shun discussions with victims’ families, police
Perhaps out of fear of being apprehended or by their own tactics, kidnappers of the 14 oil workers in Rivers State have shunned negotiations for the release of their victims.
NDLEA arrests 184 drug suspects, convicts 6
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Akwa Ibom Command, said on Sunday that it arrested 184 suspected drug offenders between January and July.
El-Rufai, security council visit Godogodo, condemn killings
Kaduna State Governor Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has described the destruction of lives and property at Godogodo community in Jema’a local council of Southern Kaduna by armed herdsmen as senseless and unjustifiable.
Effects of Naija music on young, adults
Nigerian music industry is filled with all manners and genres of music that one way or the other has effects on the young adults, particularly on their behavior, schoolwork, social interactions, and mood.
NDLEA arrests Malian, four Nigerians with 4.580 kg of drugs in Kano
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the weekend arrested a Malian and four Nigerians in connection with illegal sales of 4,580kgs of psychotropic drugs in Kano.
UN plans nationwide survey on illicit drugs
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNDOC) is planning a nationwide survey on drug use in Nigeria. The study, when concluded, will be the first of its kind in the country.
NDLEA arrests 50 Almajiri drug pushers in Kano
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has announced the arrest of 50 street beggars, otherwise called almajiris for drug pushing in Kano.NDLEA’s Commander, Hamza Umar, said this at the weekend at a policy dialogue forum on drug abuse among youths.