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Assets Confiscation Will Weaken Drug Cartels – Marwa

Chairman/ Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (rtd) has charged other Heads of National Drug Law Enforcement Agencies in Africa to consider targeting the assets of drug cartels as a veritable tool that will weaken criminal narco networks. He gave the charge while delivering Nigeria’s statement…

How NDLEA Intercepted N6bn Insurgents’ Drugs in Lagos Port — Marwa

Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) on Wednesday 8th September, 2021 gave details of how loads of Captagon, a brand of Amphetamine meant for insurgents’ camps in Nigeria were intercepted by operatives of the Agency at the Apapa port in Lagos. Speaking at a…

Drug Test Is Essential For A Stable Marriage — Marwa

Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) has buttressed the need for pre-marital drug test as a key factor to a stable home. Marwa spoke at a conference organised by an NGO, Coal to Diamond Support Network for young adults over the weekend in Abuja. His…

Akeredolu Charges Pharmacists to Research more on Cannabis

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has charged Pharmacists in the country to conduct an in-depth research into the various uses of Cannabis for medicinal purposes. Governor Akeredolu also declared that the Sunshine state is ready to champion the ‘Green CBD Oil’ adding that his administration has embarked on the red oil project which deals…

Ganduje Opposes Legalisation of Cannabis

Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has declared his opposition to any attempt to legalise cannabis sativa in the country. He also vowed that no lawmaker from the state will support such bid in the National Assembly. Governor Ganduje made the declaration when the Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA,…

Marwa Commends German Govt. Over €2m Dog Facility for NDLEA

Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) has commended the German government over ongoing efforts to boost the operational capability of the Agency with a world-class narcotic detection dog training facility. Marwa gave the commendation when Jan Ritterhoff, BKA liaison officer at the German embassy in Nigeria…

NDLEA Intercepts Bandits, Seizes Heavy Weapons

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have arrested three armed bandits; Adamu Shehu, Tukur Mohammed and Ibrahim Suleiman while on an attack mission in Katsina state. The agency also recovered three AK 47 rifles among other dangerous items from the bandit. It also arrested a heavy weapon manufacturer, Celestine Chidiebere Christian with…

NURTW Chairman, 3 Others Arrested For Drug Trafficking

Chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, in Ijero local government area of Ekiti state, Babatunde Babade, 45, has been arrested along with two others; Ilesanmi Shola, 35, and Babajide Johnson, 45, for trafficking illicit drug. The transport union leader was caught with 52.5kilograms of skunk in Akure, the Ondo state capital…

90-year-old, Teenagers Arrested for Selling Drugs in Katsina, Ondo

A 90-year-old Yusuf Yarkadir has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, He was arrested for selling drugs to the youths in his Yarkadir village in Rimi Local Government Area of Katsina state. Director, Media & Advocacy, NDLEA Headquarters, Abuja, Femi Babafemi who made this known in a statement on…

Recruitment: NDLEA fixes new date for training of successful candidates

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has announced a new date successful candidates for the Narcotic Officer cadre and the first of batch of Narcotic Assistant cadre are to report for training. A statement released by the Director, Media & Advocacy of NDLEA, Femi Babafemi on Thursday said all successful candidates in the 2019…