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Drug abuse: Youth minister visits Marwa, seeks partnership with NDLEA

The Federal Ministry of Youth Development has expressed its preparedness to partner

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35m Nigerians spend N30m annually on drugs, alcohol – Babangida

A population of between 30 million and 35 million spends approximately 15,000

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Drug abuse advocacy: NDLEA explains choice of Naira Marley

Director, Media & Advocacy, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Femi Babafemi

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“Drug abuse our main problem, 74 cases reported to my palace in one week” – Emir of Katsina raises alarm

The Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman, says drug abuse is

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Nollywood Actress, Etinosa Talks on How Domestic Violence Pushed Her to Drugs

Popular Nollywood actress Etinosa Idemudia has recently opened up about the harrowing

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Your kids could become imbeciles – Ondo govt warns pregnant women against drug abuse

The Ondo State Committee on Drug Control on Tuesday warned pregnant women

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Ebonyi Has Highest Drug Abuse Rate In Nigeria – Int’l Society

Mr Eze Ude, State Coordinator, International Society for Substance Use Prevention and

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NDLEA Command in Anambra Develops Programmes to Reduce Drug Abuse

  Mr Mohammed Idris, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Commander

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NOA Sensitises Edo Residents to Shun Rape, Drug Abuse

  The National Orientation Agency (NOA), Edo State Office, on Friday sensitised

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COVID-19: Drug Addicts, Substance Users Are More Susceptible- Expert

A Mental and Behavioural Medicine Specialist, Dr Kola Okunade, on Saturday said

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Coronavirus Can Cause Drug Abuse – NDLEA Spokesman

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has said that Coronavirus could

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Northern Youths Condemn, Advocate end to Drug Abuse

The Northern Youths Initiative for Peace and Good Governance (NYIPGG), has condemned

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NGO calls for communities’ Support to Fight Endemic Drug Abuse in Nigeria

An NGO, Eye Opener Foundation, has appealed for support from communities in

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NDLEA Destroys 34, 560.9438 Kilograms of Drugs, Substances in Ogun

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has publicly destroyed

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Consultant Psychiatrist Calls for Massive Education on Suicide, Drug Abuse

A Consultant Psychiatrist, Dr Grace Ijarogbe, has called for a massive awareness

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Suicide: Foundation Embarks on Awareness on Drug Abuse

A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Triumphant Youth Foundation (TYF), on Tuesday in Abuja

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FCT Resident Doctors Campaign Against Drug Abuse

Resident doctors in Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Wednesday embarked on a

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President Buhari pledges to fight the scourge of drug abuse

 President Muhammadu Buhari says winning the war against drug abuse remains one

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Mac Miller: 3 men charged for providing the drugs that killed him

Prosecutors have charged three men with the distribution of drugs that  allegedly

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Nigerian Sex Trafficker gets a 129 year life sentence in South Africa

Mr Ediozi Odi on Wednesday was sentenced to 6 life sentences and

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Drug abuse: Statistics from NDLEA, UN on Nigerian youths frightening – Gowon

Ex-Head of State and elder statesman, Gen. Yakubu Gowon (Rtd.) has urged

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Hard Drugs Addiction: Psychiatrist urges stringent penalties for manufacturers, sellers

A Consultant Addiction Psychiatrist, Dr Olajumoke Koyejo, has urged the National Drug Law

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Drug Abuse and the Circle of Casualties – By Jerome-Mario Utomi

I have for a very long time lived with a notion that

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GSAC president laments rate of drug addiction, says 7 million Nigerians are victims

The president of the Global Society for Anti-Corruption (GSAC), Frank Ezeona has

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Over 14 million Nigerians took marijuana, other drugs in 2018 – NDLEA

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA)  has revealed that about 14.2

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Tonto Dikeh organises Walk Tour for elimination of drug abuse, human trafficking

Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh is organising a 2.8km walk tour in Abuja

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NOA Director says drug abuse major driver of sins among youths

Mr Bulus Dabit, Director, Plateau office of the National Orientation Agency(NOA), has

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Stakeholders decry illegal migration, drug abuse in Plateau

Stakeholders in Plateau on Thursday decried the rising influx of illegal migrants,

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FUTO 4; Drug Abuse And Nigerian Youths – By Jerome-Mario Utomi

I remember with nostalgia how participants at a focused group discussion held

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Marwa urges Ports stakeholders to block illicit drugs importation

The Presidential Advisory Committee on the Elimination of Drugs Abuse, has urged

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