Tag: Drug

NAFDAC Warn Against Falsified Proximexa Suspension 125mg/5m

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2020

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned against buying and using of falsified Proximexa Suspension 125mg/5ml, with Lot No. ... Read More

NGO commends FG over robust response to curb drug abuse

Abdul Jimoh- June 26, 2020

The Centre for Ethical Rebirth Among Nigerian Youths (CERANY) has felicitated with Federal Government for the giant steps taken so far and quick response toward ... Read More

NDLEA Arrests 10 Suspected Drug Peddlers in Gombe

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 19, 2019

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Gombe State command has arrested 10 suspected drug peddlers during a pre-election raid on black spots in the ... Read More

There is a Fake Anti-Snake Venom in Circulation – Treatment Centre Official

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2018

The officer in charge at the Snakebite Treatment and Research Centre, Kaltungo, Gombe state, has raised alarmed over the circulation of fake anti-snake venom known ... Read More

NAFDAC Raises Alarm Against Misuse of TOPSTOXIN Fumigation

Henry Solomon- April 30, 2018

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has warned the general public against misuse of TOPSTOXIN Fumigation tablets. The Director-General of ... Read More

Customs Intercepts Tramadol Drugs Worth N4.6m

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2018

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted 465 packets of smuggled tramadol drugs worth N4.6 million on Sokoto-Illea road in Sokoto state. Mr Nasir Ahmad, ... Read More

Saraki Calls On Nigerians to Join the Fight Against Drug Abuse

Tanimu- January 1, 2018

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday called on Nigerians across the nation to join the fight against drug abuse. Reacting to ... Read More

#PMBinKano President Buhari Orders Crack Down on Drug Traffickers

Henry Solomon- December 7, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has Directed law enforcement agencies to deal decisively with those who import, distribute and sell illicit drugs in the country. Speaking at ... Read More

Women With B-Negative Blood Urged To Take Rhogam After Miscarriage

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2017

A gynaecologist/obstetrician, Dr Nathaniel Adewole, has urged women with B-negative blood, who have had miscarriage before to always take Rhogam, a drug, during subsequent pregnancies ... Read More

Drug Abuse: Northern Gov. Wives’ Forum Meets in Abuja to Tackle Menace

Suleiman Idris- May 3, 2017

  It is widely reported that an increasing number of Nigerians now engage in drug abuse with Northern Nigerian States with the highest cases of ... Read More

Expedite reparation of our stolen funds, President Buhari tells International community

inno.korie- May 5, 2016

President Buhari with Mr Yury Fedetov, Executive Director of United Nations Office for Drugs and Crime (UNODC) President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja urged the ... Read More

Wraps of Cocaine Recovered At Murtala Muhammed International Airport

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2016

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Friday said it recovered 193 wraps of substance suspected to be cocaine inside a passenger’s socks at ... Read More

NAFDAC to Establish Mobile Laboratories to Check Contaminated Agricultural Products Nationwide

Henry Solomon- November 3, 2015

Dr. Paul Orhii, Director General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and ... Read More