Nigerian Drug Law Enforcement Agency (Ndlea)

Man narrates how Nigerian mother alleged UCH Ibadan administered expired vaccine to her child, hospital denies

Man narrates how Nigerian mother alleged UCH Ibadan administered expired vaccine to her child, hospital denies

Man narrates how Nigerian mother alleged UCH Ibadan administered expired vaccine to her child, hospital denies
In tackling menace of drug abuse, northern governors' wives set up skills acquisition centres

In tackling menace of drug abuse, northern governors' wives set up skills acquisition centres

Northern Governors’ Wives Forum (NGWF) on Tuesday, May 8 stressed the need for collaboration by stakeholders to tackle increasing cases of drug abuse by youths in the country. The call was made a their meeting in Sokoto.

In tackling menace of drug abuse, northern governors' wives set up skills acquisition centres
Ortom warns Benue youths against taking illicit drug

Ortom warns Benue youths against taking illicit drug

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state at the weekend cautioned youths in the state against taking illicit medicine. Governor Ortom gave the warning at the J.S. Tarka Stadium in Gboko during thanksgiving prayers.

Ortom warns Benue youths against taking illicit drug
3 million Nigerians consume codeine daily - Research

3 million Nigerians consume codeine daily - Research

Few days after the federal government placed a ban on the use of codeine in the country, a research study has revealed that about 30,000 bottles of codeine made of cough syrup are consumed daily in Niger state.

3 million Nigerians consume codeine daily - Research
Breaking: Kashamu can be arrested now - Appeal Court rules

Breaking: Kashamu can be arrested now - Appeal Court rules

The Appeal Court in Lagos has on Friday, May 5, nullified a previous ruling by the Federal High Court preventing the arrest of Senator Buruji Kashamu, representing Ogun East district, by Nigerian law enforcement agencies.

Breaking: Kashamu can be arrested now - Appeal Court rules
Pharmacists Council to close down all unregistered pharmacies in the country

Pharmacists Council to close down all unregistered pharmacies in the country

The registrar of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) says the council to step up inspection, monitoring and supportive supervision activities in all registered premises in the country to curb the challenges of drug abuse.

Pharmacists Council to close down all unregistered pharmacies in the country
Following FG’s ban on codeine, NDLEA intensifies surveillance on Nigeria-Cameroon border

Following FG’s ban on codeine, NDLEA intensifies surveillance on Nigeria-Cameroon border

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Adamawa Command, says it has commenced intensive surveillance on major routes along the Nigeria-Cameroon border. NDLEA said the move was sequel to the federal government’s ban.

Following FG’s ban on codeine, NDLEA intensifies surveillance on Nigeria-Cameroon border
Emzor reacts to BBC codeine addiction report; sacks sales rep

Emzor reacts to BBC codeine addiction report; sacks sales rep

An investigate report by BBC Africa recently exposed the problem of codeine addiction among Nigerian youths and how drug dealers appear complicit in an inhumane, illegal sale and distribution that fuels the addiction.

Emzor reacts to BBC codeine addiction report; sacks sales rep
BBC Africa releases investigative report on Nigerian youth’s addiction to codeine

BBC Africa releases investigative report on Nigerian youth’s addiction to codeine

Many Nigerian youths are getting alarmingly addicted to cough syrup with codeine; a medicine that has become a street drug, a sweet strawberry taste that makes one high. The codeine addiction is more rampant in the north.

BBC Africa releases investigative report on Nigerian youth’s addiction to codeine
Tragedy as young Nigerian guy dies shortly after alleged experiments with hard substance

Tragedy as young Nigerian guy dies shortly after alleged experiments with hard substance

A young Nigerian man recently died from an illicit experiment with some drugs. According to reports, he reportedly overdosed on what is called “gutter water” which is a combination of popularly abused substances. Read more.

Tragedy as young Nigerian guy dies shortly after alleged experiments with hard substance
Why FG should ban codeine syrup - Governor Tambuwal

Why FG should ban codeine syrup - Governor Tambuwal

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has urged the federal government to ban the sale of codeine syrups in the country because they are not lifesaving medicines. He made the call at a workshop on addiction and prevention.

Why FG should ban codeine syrup - Governor Tambuwal
These are terrible people, we have to get tough on them - Trump calls for death penalty for banned substance dealers

These are terrible people, we have to get tough on them - Trump calls for death penalty for banned substance dealers

US President Donald Trump on Monday, March 19, made called for death penalty for drug traffickers as part of his plan to combat America's opioid epidemic. Trump launched the proposal during a speech in Manchester, New Hampshire.

These are terrible people, we have to get tough on them - Trump calls for death penalty for banned substance dealers
Social media reacts as RRS takes to the internet to search for owner of unclaimed heavy weight cannabis

Social media reacts as RRS takes to the internet to search for owner of unclaimed heavy weight cannabis

The fight against illegal drugs in Nigeria may have just taken an interesting turn as social media has become part of the tools used. The police recently took to Twitter to search for the owners of the recently discovered drugs.

Social media reacts as RRS takes to the internet to search for owner of unclaimed heavy weight cannabis
2 Nigerian students arrested with N48m worth of banned substance in Philippines (photo)

2 Nigerian students arrested with N48m worth of banned substance in Philippines (photo)

Two Nigerians who claimed to be students were arrested by The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) after being caught with 500 grams of fake ‘shabu’ and other counterfeit drugs amounting to P2.5 million (about N48 million).

2 Nigerian students arrested with N48m worth of banned substance in Philippines (photo)
NDLEA officers accused of abducting, robbing Lagos lawyer

NDLEA officers accused of abducting, robbing Lagos lawyer

A Lagos-based lawyer, Chiedu Nweke, has demanded the arrest and prosecution of some officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Enugu state, whom he alleged abducted and robbed him at gunpoint.

NDLEA officers accused of abducting, robbing Lagos lawyer
33 farms measuring 49.1 hectares allegedly meant for cannabis cultivation destroyed in Edo state - NDLEA

33 farms measuring 49.1 hectares allegedly meant for cannabis cultivation destroyed in Edo state - NDLEA

Buba Wakawa, Edo state commander of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), recently reported that the organisation has recorded 31 convictions of illicit dr*g dealers in 2017. Wakawa said this on Tuesday, January 30.

33 farms measuring 49.1 hectares allegedly meant for cannabis cultivation destroyed in Edo state - NDLEA
NDLEA responds to Saraki’s query over alleged missing drug containers

NDLEA responds to Saraki’s query over alleged missing drug containers

NDLEA has responded to Saraki’s query on missing drug container. A lecturer Dr. Bala Muhammad had alleged that containers containing Tramadol and other restricted drug impounded in 2016 and 2017 could not be accounted for by NDLEA

NDLEA responds to Saraki’s query over alleged missing drug containers
Codeine baron nabbed by security agencies

Codeine baron nabbed by security agencies

According to Okpalaeke Nwora, the officer in charge of PCN, the synergy with security agencies led to the arrest of the baron, Amaechi Okoronkwo, and his assistant, Frederick Uchenna. Nwora disclosed this at a conference in Lafia.

Codeine baron nabbed by security agencies
Breaking: Gunmen kill NDLEA official

Breaking: Gunmen kill NDLEA official

Suspected armed robbers on Friday gunned down an operative of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, and injured three others in Kano.The NDLEA chairman, Abdullah, said the incident occurred in the city's roadblock.

Breaking: Gunmen kill NDLEA official
NDLEA loses 58 officers in 2 years, as staff call for sack of Abdallah (Full list)

NDLEA loses 58 officers in 2 years, as staff call for sack of Abdallah (Full list)

The personnel of NDLEA also accused the chairman, Abdullah, of soiling the image of the nation before the international community as over 50 personnel met their untimely death since the chairman assumed office.

NDLEA loses 58 officers in 2 years, as staff call for sack of Abdallah (Full list)
3 operatives killed as gunmen open fire on NDLEA officials in Kogi state

3 operatives killed as gunmen open fire on NDLEA officials in Kogi state

Unknown gunmen have shot dead three operatives of the NDLEA while on partrol close to the main gate of the Federal College of Education, in Okene, Kogi state.

3 operatives killed as gunmen open fire on NDLEA officials in Kogi state
House of Reps ask for names of informants over Patience Jonathan’s house raid

House of Reps ask for names of informants over Patience Jonathan’s house raid

The House of Representatives asked the NDLEA to provide the names of the informants that provided tips that led to the raid of the house of Patience Jonathan.

House of Reps ask for names of informants over Patience Jonathan’s house raid
Teenager sells dad’s Lexus and 4runner SUVs for N350k to buy hard drug (photo)

Teenager sells dad’s Lexus and 4runner SUVs for N350k to buy hard drug (photo)

The Commander of the NDLEA took the campaign against drug abuse to secondary schools where he revealed a teenager who sold dad’s two jeeps for drug use.

Teenager sells dad’s Lexus and 4runner SUVs for N350k to buy hard drug (photo)
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