Tag: NDLEA

NDLEA intercepts man with 12.05kg of cocaine

Abdul Jimoh- November 19, 2020

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has seized 12.05kg of cocaine at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. NDLEA Head of Public Affairs, Mr ... Read More

Court sentences man to 18 months imprisonment for peddling hemp

Abdul Jimoh- November 12, 2020

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday, sentenced a 28-year-old man, Akeem Sanusi, to 18 months imprisonment for peddling 1.1kg of hemp. The National ... Read More

NDLEA Intercepts 607 Cartons with Over 11m Tramadol Tablets

Henry Solomon- August 26, 2020

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted another 607 cartons containing 11, 785, 800 tablets loaded with tramadol in Lagos.   A statement ... Read More

NDLEA uncovers 40ft container of tramadol, others in Lagos

Abdul Jimoh- August 19, 2020

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has uncovered another 40ft container loaded with tramadol and other banned drugs at the Brawal terminal in Lagos. ... Read More

NDLEA seizes 3,546kg hard drugs, arrests 205 suspects in FCT

Abdul Jimoh- August 10, 2020

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), FCT Command, says it seized 3,546.632 kilograms of hard drugs from January to July. The NDLEA, FCT Commander, ... Read More

NDLEA arrests 109 suspects, seizes about 1,400 Kgs of illicit drugs in Ekiti

Abdul Jimoh- June 26, 2020

The National Drug Laws Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA), Ekiti Command, says it arrested 109 suspected dealers on illicit drugs in the last 11 months in the ... Read More

Drug: NDLEA secures conviction of 28, screens 38 title holders in Kano

Abdul Jimoh- April 1, 2020

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has secured the conviction of 28 drug peddlers in Kano state from January to date. The ... Read More

NDLEA Seizes 20 Tonnes of Illicit Drugs in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- February 18, 2020

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Command in Adamawa says it seized about 20 tonnes of illicit drugs in different operations between 2015 and ... Read More

Army, NDLEA recover eight guns, 725 bags of suspected cannabis in Edo

Abdul Jimoh- December 16, 2019

The combined troops of 4 Brigade and 32 Artillery Brigade Nigerian Army Exercise Crocodile Smile IV have recovered eight dane guns and 725 bags of ... Read More

Lawan Appeals to NLC Over Planned Strike

Suleiman Idris- July 3, 2019

The President  of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan on Wednesday appealed to the Nigeria Labour Congress, (NLC)to shelve its proposed industrial action over alleged delay ... Read More

NDLEA Uncovers Suspected Cannabis Warehouse In Benin

Abdul Jimoh- March 22, 2019

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Edo Command, on Friday said it has discovered a suspected cannabis (also known as Indian Hemp) warehouse in ... 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

Drug abuse: NDLEA urges Plateau Govt to establish rehabilitation centre

inno.korie- July 2, 2018

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has called on the Plateau Government to establish a rehabilitation centre for drugs addicts in the state. Mr ... Read More

Nigeria Customs Confiscates Tramadol, Other Goods Worth N379.29m

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2018

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘C’, Owerri says it seized Tramadol and other goods with Duty Paid Value (DPV) of ... Read More

FG’s Ban On Codeine Has Strengthen Our Operations, Says NDLEA

Abdul Jimoh- June 27, 2018

The National Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Command in the FCT says the Federal Government ban on codeine cough syrup and tramadol has energised it towards ... Read More

Health Minister Cautions Manufacturers Against Substandard Drugs

Abdul Jimoh- June 13, 2018

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has cautioned drug manufacturers against producing substandard drugs to curb addiction and drug-related issues in the country. The ... Read More

NDLEA to curb drug abuse through “special raids” in FCT

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 25, 2018

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), FCT command says it is poised to curb drug abuse and trafficking among youths in the territory through ... Read More

Adamawa: NDLEA destroys 14,360 tonnes of hard drugs

admin- April 30, 2018

hammad AdamThe National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Monday, destroyed 14, 360 tonnes of illicit drugs in Yola, Adamawa. Mr Yakubu Kibo, the State ... Read More