Most shops in the market have been under lock and keys in the last four months, in compliance to the Nigeria Army authority, banning sales and consumption of illicit drugs and substances at the market.
The Kano State Commander of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Hamza Umar, on Thursday said his officers had raided and cleared five major drug joints in the metropolis.
72 hours after Nigeria Army authority announced the ban on sales and consumption of illicit drugs and substances at the Giginya barracks mammy market and the entire barrack community in Sokoto, military police has arrested an adamant suspected drug peddler.
The Nigerian Army has announced an immediate ban on the sale of illicit drugs and other illegal substances at the Mammy Market at the Giginya Barracks in Sokoto. This follows an investigation by the editor of icirnigeria, Tajudeen Suleiman,
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She looked cheerful but shy and carried her lean frame gingerly as if afraid she might fall down any minute. Her cheeks were slightly sunken, making her cheekbones prominent. She clutched a fairly weathered handbag. Her open neck Ankara blouse revealed sharp shoulder blades, a sign that she was not feeding well.
The Borno State Government has raised alarm over the increasing rate of drug abuse among the citizens of the state, especially in the Internally Displaced Persons, IDP, camps, as well as in communities liberated from Boko Haram control.
Kano state government plans to establish a pharmaceutical products market in the state capital, as part of initiative to curb the sale and consumption of unwholesome drugs