• 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 […]

  • NDLEA seizes 500 tons of illicit drugs in Adamawa

    NDLEA seizes 500 tons of illicit drugs in Adamawa

    The Adamawa State Commander, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Yakubu Kibo, has said the agency seized 500 tons of illicit drugs in the state from January to date.

    Kibo made this known in Yola at the weekend during an interactive session with journalists, saying a total of 164 people were arrested over drugs and other related offences, out of which 64 were convicted within the period under review.

    The commander said that the laThe Adamawa State Commander, National Drug Law Enforcement […]