Tag: drug trafficking

Tramadol: Drug abuse in Nigeria now UN Security Council concern

admin- December 20, 2018

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) says Nigeria, and West and Central Africa face “disruptive and destabilising” new trends regarding drug trafficking, ... Read More

Mexico’s murder rate jumps by 20 per cent

admin- April 23, 2018

Juan Miguel Contreras Garcia: the Catholic priest killed in Mexico on Friday Some 7,667 people were killed in Mexico in the first quarter of 2018, ... Read More

Under-aged Children Used in Hard Drug Peddling, NDLEA Raises Alarm

Henry Solomon- March 15, 2018

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Oyo State Command, has raised alarm over the use of under-aged street children in the sale of hard ... Read More

Former U.S. Spy And Panama Dictator Noriega Dies At 83

Henry Solomon- May 30, 2017

Former Panama dictator Manuel Noriega is dead at the age of 83. He spied for the U.S. before his drug trafficking and brutality triggered a ... Read More

Execution of A Nigerian in Singapore, Heartbreaking – Abike Dabiri-Erewa

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 19, 2016

ABUJA:  The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa has described the sentencing to death of a Nigerian ... Read More

Indonesia Ignores Criticism, To Resume Executions Of Drug Traffickers

Henry Solomon- April 8, 2016

Indonesia government says it would resume executions of prisoners on death row for drug trafficking and murder. Attorney General, Muhammad Prasetyo, said this in Jakarta. The ... Read More

FG Summons Indonesian Ambassador on Execution of 2 Nigerians

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 20, 2015

The Nigerian Government has protested the execution of two Nigerian nationals by the Indonesian government over drug trafficking. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs ... Read More