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30 Dec
Akwa Ibom State Government is a strong ally in the fight against narcotics and trafficking of hard drugs.  The state Commander of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Mrs. Obot Bassey, disclosed this in Uyo, when the management and staff of Ministry of Information and Strategy paid her a visit.   Bassey, who was…
28 Dec
The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA)says it has arrested no fewer than 18,940 people for different drug related offences in the last two years. Brig-Gen, Mohammed Buba-Marwa, the Chairman and chief executive of the agency, made this known in Yola on Tuesday while recieving an award of excellence in recognition of his outstanding service…
26 Dec
The United States government has announced a project to strengthen the forensic and chemical analysis capacity of the NDLEA as well as its intelligence gathering and prosecution capabilities.
26 Dec
. Two dock workers, a businessman, and nine others were arrested in Lagos, Kano, Imo, Abuja Consignments of Colorado concealed in vehicles imported from Montreal, Canada and packs of cannabis juice flown in from South Africa, meant for distribution ahead of the Christmas festive season, have been intercepted by operatives of the National Drug Law…
22 Dec
Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Brig. Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa (Retd), has commended the Chairman of Abdul Samad Rabiu Africa Initiative..
20 Dec
Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Rtd) has disclosed that the Agency has in 22 months seized over One Hundred Million pills of the pharmaceutical opioid, Tramadol that could have impacted negatively on the youth population and national productivity in Nigeria.
19 Dec
Edo State Police Command has reassured residents of adequate security during and after the yuletide. Addressing newsmen in Benin City during the launch of ‘operation show of force,’ spokesperson for the Command, Chidi Nwabuzor...
19 Dec
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested drug suspects and intercepted about 1.760,460 million pills of tramadol and other opioids hidden in indomie noodles packs....
18 Dec
At least, One Million Seven Hundred and Sixty Thousand Four Hundred and Sixty pills of Tramadol and other opioids have been intercepted hidden in Indomie noodles packs and others at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Ikeja Lagos as well as in Gombe State.
18 Dec
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it had seized 5,460.34kgs of skunk in Lagos, Edo, Bauchi, Kaduna, Oyo and Delta states. This is contained in a statement by the Director, Media and Advocacy, NDLEA, Mr Femi Babafemi on Sunday in Abuja. Babafemi said that NDLEA operatives in Lagos on Dec. 11 intercepted a…
13 Dec
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has disclosed that the country has agreed to share vital intelligence on the activities of drug trafficking with India to a syndicate operating vulnerable drug routes in both countries.
11 Dec
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted parcels of cocaine concealed in different parts of a travel bag brought into Nigeria by a Brazil returnee, Charles Uchemadu


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The largest fintech company in Africa, Flutterwave, has announced its plan to revamp its retail product Barter. This product provides customers with money transfer and virtual card services.
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Under the high sponsorship of mrs. Nasseneba Toure, ivorian minister of women, family, and children.  Abidjan, Lomé, Douala and Paris, 31 January 2023 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The Bluemind Foundation is holding the second Heal by Hair training session, at Pullman Hotel Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire), from January 30 to February 1, 2023, in collaboration with the National Mental Health Program…
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by Titilayo Adewumi, Managing Director at SAP West Africa LAGOS, Nigeria, 31 January 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- As Africa’s largest democracy gears up for its hotly contested elections, the question of technology’s role in enhancing the voting process is once again in the spotlight.  Nigeria goes to the polls in February to elect a new President, House…
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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr Olusegun Awolowo as Secretary, National Action Committee on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) for a tenure of four years.
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State on Tuesday reeled out electoral offences and penalties and sought support of traditional rulers in educating their subjects to be law-abiding.