Nigerian Senate Raises Alarm On Codeine Abuse In The North With Over 3 Million Bottles Consumed Daily

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday raised the alarm that the 19 Northern states of the federation were under serious threat due to drug abuse, adding that over three million bottles of codeine syrup were consumed daily in Kano and Jigawa states. The upper chamber of the National Assemble also revealed that across the 19 states, women, young girls in tertiary […]

NDLEA Arrests Two Grandmothers with Cocaine | Photo

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) blocked attempts by two grandmothers to unlawfully export narcotic drugs to New York, United States and Medina, Saudi Arabia.   The suspects allegedly ingested 108 wraps of substances that tested positive for heroin and cocaine during outward screening of passengers at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport […]

‘I Inserted 450g Cocaine in My Anus Because I Was Scared of Swallowing it’ – Drug Smuggler Reveals

A drug smuggler has revealed that he inserted a 450g wrap of substances identified as cocaine in his own anus just because he was scared of swallowing them. The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested four drug couriers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, while attempting to export narcotics with a total weight […]

186 Suspects Arrested By NDLEA In Cross River

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said that it arrested 186 drug suspects in Cross River in 2015. The NDLEA State Commandant, Mrs Anthonia Edeh, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Calabar. Edeh said 169 of the suspects were male while 17 were females. The commandant further […]

NDLEA Arrests Man After Swallowing 44Wraps Of Cocaine

One Okechukwu Kingsley Ajaero believed to be a fashion designer, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) over allegations of unlawful importation and possession of 44 wraps of substances that tested positive for cocaine, weighing 850 grammes. The Abia State indigene, 29, was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International […]