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.
Kano State tops the list of states in Nigeria where the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, made the most number of arrests for drug related offences in the last four years.
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.
This is the second and concluding part of this report by ICIR Editor, Tajudeen Suleaiman, on the worrying trend of young women in Northern Nigeria getting hooked on drugs and…
The National Drugs Law and Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Kano state command said it has secured conviction of 299 suspects, both males and females, while a total of 37.851 kg of hard drugs have been recovered from suspects between January and November this year.
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.
The Commander of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, in Kano, Hamza Umar , has said that over 50 Almajiris are currently in his custody for aiding and abating drug peddling in the state, just as he disclosed that the Command has arrested 200 girls who indulged in drug activities.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, on Friday said it had discovered a suspected drug trafficking cartel at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. The agency’s spokesperson, Mitchel Ofoyeju, said…
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, in Plateau on Tuesday arrested an alleged notorious drug dealer operating in the state with 350.6 kilograms of psychotropic substances. The NDLEA Commander…