23 May 2018
The Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A, Lagos has recorded quite a number of successes in the interception of contraband products with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) of about N1.01 billion over the past one month.
22 May 2018
A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday sentenced two men, Okonkwo Victor Chukwuma and Bankole Johnson to 24 months imprisonment for importing 220 grams of cocaine. Delivering the judgment, Justice Hadiza Rabiu-Shagari ...
22 May 2018
The senator representing Ogun East senatorial district, Mr. Buruji Kashamu, has filed appealed against the judgment of the Court of Appeal, Lagos, which gave the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) the nod to begin extraction process against him to the United State of America (USA), to face drug related charges offences.
15 May 2018
The senator representing Ogun East senatorial district, Mr. Buruji Kashamu, has filed appealed against the judgment of the Court of Appeal, Lagos, which gave the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency...
25 Apr 2018
A worker with the Alimosho council area of Lagos State, simply identified as Samuel Koro-toe was allegedly stabbed to death yesterday by an officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) during the 40th anniversary celebration of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) at the secretariat of Agege Local Council of the…
9 Apr 2018
The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested 25 suspects and seized 122.78kg of banned drugs in Gombe since January.The state Commandant of the NDLEA, Mr Aliyu Adole, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on Monday.
9 Apr 2018
Over 200 litres of illicit substances, popularly known as ‘Skushies’ were impounded in Ondo State by the state command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).
7 Apr 2018
The Social Rehabilitation Centre in Minna, Niger State, has advised the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to restrategise in tracking down Indian hemp (Cannabis Sativa) farmers and vendors in the country. Chief Nursing Officer of the Centre, Mrs. Mariam Ibrahim, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in…
6 Apr 2018
What have you got to fear when you meet a team of agents of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on a highway doing routine stop-and-check? Nothing. Except if you are doing drugs. For a Kaduna-based musician, Kamar Simon Tachio, meeting NDLEA a team on his way from Jos where he went to perform…
2 Apr 2018
The Senate has developed two draft bills for legislation to tackle drug abuse. This was part of the outcome of the roundtable convened by the President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, in December 2017 in Kano on the rising drug abuse in the country, The proposed bills are: National Drug Control Bill and National…
31 Mar 2018
Mandate Health Empowerment Initiative (MHEI) an NGO, has urged National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to intensify campaign against drug abuse in the country.
22 Mar 2018
Nigeria is making significant inroads into the fight against corruption. Charges are being brought against people in Nigeria for corruption and fraud allowing significant amounts of cash to be recovered.