Saturday, 25th March 2023
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United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

20 Jun 2022
No fewer than 11,000 drug users have been rehabilitated by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) between 2021 and 2022. Also, the agency has arrested 10 drug barons and convicted one of them. NDLEA boss, Brig General Buba Marwa (Rtd) made the disclosure while briefing newsmen in Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja as part of…


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Pope Francis on Saturday extended a 2019 law to fight sexual abuse in the Church by making lay Catholic leaders responsible for acts committed under their watch in Vatican-approved bodies.
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Newly-appointed Bayern Munich coach Thomas Tuchel said on Saturday he was stunned at being offered the position.
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Banks in satellite towns of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Saturday opened for business as directed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
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At least 19 people were killed when a tornado and severe storms swept through the US state of Mississippi late Friday, authorities told ABC News. Search and rescue operations were underway in Sharkey and Humphreys counties, about 70 miles (110 kilometers) north of state capital Jackson, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) said, according to…
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Fiercely outspoken Rwandan government critic Paul Rusesabagina, whose efforts to save people during the 1994 genocide inspired the Hollywood film "Hotel Rwanda", has been freed from prison after more than 900 days behind bars. Rusesabagina was released late Friday away from the media glare and will return to the United States after the Kigali government…