Friday, September 30, 2022


September 20, 2022

Court convicts French policemen over black man’s death

A French court on Tuesday found three police officers guilty of manslaughter following the death of a black man in Paris in 2015.

Court room
September 12, 2022

NDLEA nabs 761 drugs suspects in Kaduna

“We will fight drug traffickers and consumers to a standstill in Kaduna state,’’ the NDLEA commander stated.

NDLEA Officers
August 3, 2022

Drug-related deaths jump to record high in England, Wales

The Office for National Statistics said 4,859 deaths related to drug poisoning were registered in 2021, a rate of 84.4 deaths per million people.

June 22, 2022

NDLEA charges 25-year-old Umaru with hemp trafficking in Lagos

Mr Umaru was arrested at Sangotedo in Ajah, Lagos State, where he dealt in 1.1kg of Cannabis.

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June 5, 2022

Plateau NDLEA seized 2,000 kg of illicit drugs in five months: Official

The NDLEA explained that the confesticated drugs included cocaine, cannabis sativa, tramadol and other illicit substances.

May 8, 2022

NDLEA intercepts hard drugs in three states

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted consignments of psychoactive substances in Kaduna, Yobe and Plateau States.

NDLEA spokesman Femi Babafemi
April 23, 2022

NDLEA seizes 511.3kg of Indian hemp, 1kg of cocaine in Kaduna

NDLEA operatives seized the cocaine and arrested two suspects at Mando Motor Park in the state capital on Thursday.

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April 6, 2022

Fake $100,000 cash, 1,399kg of hard drugs seized in Kaduna: NDLEA

The agency recovered two locally-made guns, seven cartridges, two pieces of ammunition and 100,000 counterfeit dollars during the March operations.

August 29, 2021

NDLEA arrests drug kingpin with cocaine

The man was arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.

NDLEA Officers
August 8, 2021

NDLEA raids seven states, recover more than 8,268 kg of illicit drugs

In Enugu State, 19.08 kilogrammes of cocaine and skunk were recovered from three suspects, including a 35-year-old cripple.

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