• 30% Nigerian youths consume illicit drugs – NDLEA

    30% Nigerian youths consume illicit drugs – NDLEA

    According to reports, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has disclosed that about 20-30 per cent of youths consume illicit drugs saying that youth involvement in hard drugs is higher in Northern Nigeria.

    This is coming on the heels of revelation by the Gombe State NDLEA Commander, Mr Aliyu Adole that teenagers under 15 years are currently addicted to hard drugs in Northern Nigeria, noting that the teens inject the substance to the veins using syringes.

    He said the substances embolden […]