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SOCIETY

90-year-old, teenagers arrested for selling drugs in Katsina, Ondo

. As NDLEA intercepts opioids going to US, UK, New Zealand A 90-year-old Yusuf Yarkadir has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, for selling drugs to the youths in his Yarkadir village in Rimi Local Government Area of Katsina state.

  1 year ago ago
90-year-old, teenagers arrested for selling drugs in Katsina, Ondo

SOCIETY

You May Lose Money In Bank, Property & Other Assets To NDLEA For These Reasons

There is bad news for drug barons in Nigeria and also those who carelessly mix up with drug traffickers or allow their property to be used for storage of and sales point for illicit drugs. In the renewed war against narcotic drugs, the NDLEA now focuses on the forfeiture of assets belonging to anyone connected with the illicit drug trade and trafficking.

  10 months ago ago
You May Lose Money In Bank, Property & Other Assets To NDLEA For These Reasons

CAREER-JOBS

Recruitment: NDLEA releases 2nd batch of NASS list, updates Narcotic Officer cadre

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has released the second batch of Narcotic Assistant (NASS) list of successful candidates for the 2019 recruitment exercise and the updated final list for Narcotic Officer cadre. Candidates on the updated list of Narcotic Officer cadre are to report for training at the NDLEA Academy, Kotton Rikus, Jos in Plateau State on Saturday 17th July, 2021.

  1 year ago ago
Recruitment: NDLEA releases 2nd batch of NASS list, updates Narcotic Officer cadre

ECONOMY-FINANCE

NDDC Forensic Audit- A Promise Kept

NDDC FORENSIC AUDIT - A PROMISE KEPT. By Monday Onyekachi Ubani In February, 2020, a firm of Leading Forensic Auditors in the country was nominated and appointed at Federal Executive Council to look into the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from inception to August, 2019.

  11 months ago ago
NDDC Forensic Audit- A Promise Kept

SOCIETY

Nigeria Customs Service Apologises For Vehicle Brake Failure That Killed 8 People In Katsina

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has set a standard and taken an unprecedented step that other Agencies need to follow in the process of discharging their duties. In a press release made available on the official social media handle of the Agency (Facebook), signed by the Public Relations Officer, DC Joseph Attah, on behalf of the Controller-General Customs, the Agency tender its apology.

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria Customs Service Apologises For Vehicle Brake Failure That Killed 8 People In Katsina

RELIGION

Today's Headlines : Benue Killings, No More Crying - Gov Ortom, No Hajj For Nigerian And Others

No Hajj For Nigerian And Others Photo Credit : Nigerian Tribune Saudi Arabia has announced the number of people it will allow to perform Hajj pilgrimage this year. The country will allow only 6000 of its citizens to perform the divine worship, said SPA (Saudi Arabia state-owned Agency); other countries' citizens will not visit hajj pilgrimage this year.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines : Benue Killings, No More Crying - Gov Ortom, No Hajj For Nigerian And Others

HEALTH

AKSPHCDA , Partners To Ameliorate Plight Of Refugees

The Akwa Ibom State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (AKSPHCDA), has assured the Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRCS) and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) joint team of its support, cooperation and collaboration to ease the organizations' effort in serving persons desiring humanitarian services for a better living.

  11 months ago ago
AKSPHCDA , Partners To Ameliorate Plight Of Refugees

SOCIETY

Director General Of Bauchi State Environmental Agency Bags Two Award Of Execellence [Photo]

The Director General of the Bauchi State Environmental Protection Agency, Doctor Ibrahim Kabir has received awards of Excellence and Recognition by the Biological Sciences/Education final Year students of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi. During presentation of the awards, The Chairman of the association comrade Aliyu Adamu said the awards were based on his outstanding performance in reshaping the Agency and for his commitments towards keeping the state clean and healthy.

  9 months ago ago
Director General Of Bauchi State Environmental Agency Bags Two Award Of Execellence [Photo]

SOCIETY

Using War Strategy To Fight Drug Trafficking

Marwa Muses #1 The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, launched Operation "Offensive Action" in January 2021. Eight months later, the anti-narcotic agency has recorded over 5, 000 arrests, 1, 500 convictions and seized over two million kilograms of assorted drugs.

  11 months ago ago
Using War Strategy To Fight Drug Trafficking

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How Inter-Agency Co-operation Will Benefit the Maritime Industry

The ongoing cooperation among relevant government agencies would further enhance and improve the sector, not just for maritime members but for stakeholders in the maritime economy and the country.Giving constant hearing and briefing and regular consultations with ship owners will produce insight into the challenges faced, and how the Agency can mitigate their challenges and encourage them to participate and invest in the maritime sector, for its development.

  1 year ago ago
How Inter-Agency Co-operation Will Benefit the Maritime Industry

MILITARY

The resurgence of attacks attributed to Farmer-Herder conflict is worrying – P-PAF

The resurgence of attacks by cult groups and the attacks that are easily attributed to farmer-herder conflicts in all local governments in Plateau State has been described as a “worrying trend” despite the deliberate efforts for the return of peace in the state. This was contained in the opening remarks delivered by the Director General of the Peace Agency, Mr. Joseph Lengmang as the Agency in collaboration with GIZ hosted the June edition of the Plateau State Peace Architectural Forum (P-PAF) on Monday 28th June 2021 in Jos Plateau.

  1 year ago ago
The resurgence of attacks attributed to Farmer-Herder conflict is worrying – P-PAF

MILITARY

What will become of Ebubeagu now that Umahi has resigned as Head of the S/east Security Committee?

According to reports made available by the news Agency, Gen. Obi Umahi has resigned from his position as the Chairman of the Southeast Security Committee. According to the retired General, his reason for resigning boils down to a lack of an enabling environment for the success of security and lack of proper funding.

  1 year ago ago
What will become of Ebubeagu now that Umahi has resigned as Head of the S/east Security Committee?

HEALTH

NDLEA Intercepts Tramadol Capsules Worth 4.9 Million Naira

On Wednesday May 19th, 2021, the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency(NDLEA) intercepted 2,498.2 kilograms of tramadol capsules at Onne Port, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, worth 4.9 million naira. The spokesman of the Agency Femi Babafemi disclosed this in Abuja.He said efforts by the Agency to block access and availability of drugs led to the seizure of illicit drugs concealed in 1,387 cartons on Tuesday 18th May, 2021.

  1 year ago ago
NDLEA Intercepts Tramadol Capsules Worth 4.9 Million Naira

SOCIETY

C'River Anti-Tax Agency Celebrates First Anniversary, Commend Gov. Ayade's Passion

The Chairman of the Cross River State Anti-Tax Agency, Bishop Emmah Isong, has commended Governor Ben Ayade for inventing the state anti tax policy and providing technical cover to the project. Speaking during a Thanksgiving service at the Christian for Jesus Ministry, Calabar South, to mark one year anniversary of setting up the Agency to implement the tax exemption policy of the Ayade administration for low income earners in the state, Bishop Isong said the governor's tax exemption policy was "a strategic move done in the right direction"

  1 year ago ago
C'River Anti-Tax Agency Celebrates First Anniversary, Commend Gov. Ayade's Passion

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

'We need more satellites to apprehend Bandits'- Halilu Shaba, DG Space Agency

Inadequate satellite and other facilities, according to the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), impede surveillance of bandits and other criminal elements operating in the region.Halilu Shaba Halilu Shaba, the newly named Director-General of the Agency, told journalists in Abuja after an interactive meeting with agency workers in the nation's capital.

  1 year ago ago
'We need more satellites to apprehend Bandits'- Halilu Shaba, DG Space Agency

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines:NDLEA Smashes Online Drug Trafficking Cartel, Another Police Station Sets Ablaze

NDLEA smashes online drug trafficking cartel, arrests 5 in Abuja The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, or NDLEA, busted an online drug trafficking cartel over the weekend that used the internet to sell drugged cookies, cakes, brownies, and other illegal drugs to residents of Abuja and beyond.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines:NDLEA Smashes Online Drug Trafficking Cartel, Another Police Station Sets Ablaze

ECONOMY-FINANCE

"We are watching you"- EFCC Sends Warning To Yahoo Boys And Corrupt Leaders

The Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has warned internet fraudsters commonly known as yahoo boys and corrupt leaders to stop their illegal activities, as they are now being monitored and will soon be brought to book. The Commission today made a statement on its official Facebook account, the statement reads; " EFCC will get you anywhere, anytime, shun financial crimes in all its forms"...

  1 year ago ago

SOCIETY

Popoola Abayomi, a Law Enforcement Officer, Was Arrested For Selling Drugs to Students and Cultists.

Popoola Abayomi, a 37-year-old law enforcement officer, was detained in Ogun state for distributing various illicit narcotics to students at a federal institution and alsi to cultists. After days of monitoring on his wife's store in the Camp area of Abeokuta, the drug dealer who worked in the Lagos State Command of the security agency was caught on Wednesday, June 15, 2021.

  1 year ago ago
Popoola Abayomi, a Law Enforcement Officer, Was Arrested For Selling Drugs to Students and Cultists.

JUSTICE

Northern Leaders Youths Forum (NYLF) Supports Ban On Open Grazing Across The Country

Recall that the 17 southern governors had earlier in the week held a meeting to unanimously ban open grazing in the region.The northern leaders youths forum (NLYF) has endorsed the ban at their 27th delegate meeting held in Yola, Adamawa State yesterday. SOUTHERN GOVERNORS Speaking at the meeting yesterday, the national chairman of the forum which represents 42 different northern youth groups, Elliot Afiyo, said that they have taken time to study the southern governors' communique issued on open grazing.

  1 year ago ago
Northern Leaders Youths Forum (NYLF) Supports Ban On Open Grazing Across The Country

HEALTH

We remain committed to providing affordable and quality healthcare to citizens - Dr Fabong

The Director-General of the Plateau State Contributory Health Care Management Agency (PLASCHEMA), Dr. Fabong Jemchang Yildamn has said proactive measures have been put in place by the agency to commence full implementation of the Agency’s mandate of providing affordable and quality healthcare to the citizens.

  1 year ago ago
We remain committed to providing affordable and quality healthcare to citizens - Dr Fabong