(Photo Credit: Afrikinfo). NDLEA Recovers N90B Drugs And Cash In 5 Months. Recently, the chairman of NDLEA (Brig Gen Buba Marwa) said that their agency recovered about N90 billion worth of illicit drugs and cash from drug traffickers in 5 months (January to May 2021).
Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) on Wednesday 25th August joined widows of deceased officers of the Agency to appreciate and pray for President Muhammadu Buhari for granting intervention fund to pay the burial entitlements of at least 188 personnel who died in active service.
Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) has charged all the newly promoted officers and men of the anti-narcotic agency to go all out and crush drug cartels across Nigeria. He gave the charge during a ceremony to decorate newly promoted Deputy Commanders General of Narcotics, DCGNs and Assistant Commanders General of Narcotics, ACGNs.
. As NDLEA signs MoU with Gambian anti-narcotic agency Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) has harped on the need for regional and international cooperation to successfully cut off drug supply to the rising criminal gangs across the world.
It was sheer divine providence that saved the lone occupant of a vehicle who jumped out of the car so as to escape death on Saturday, October 2, when the vehicle suddenly went up in flames, burning it completely with ashes and debris littering the road. The incident occurred at the Marwa area inward Ikate on the Lekki-Epe Expressway when the occupant of the Toyota Corolla, who was heading towards Ajah, suddenly discovered that his vehicle was in flames and he quickly jumped out of it and made unsuccessful efforts to put it out.
A passenger was seriously injured in the evening of Tuesday, July 6, when the driver of a Honda CRV Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) on top speed lost control of the vehicle, left his lane and crashed into an oncoming Toyota Corolla car on the other lane before crashing into a traffic light.
Earlier today, His executive governor of Kano state, His Excellency Dr. Abdullah Umar Ganduje OFR, received the hostage of the (NDLEA) chairman, Brigade Gen Marwa at the commemoration chamber in Kano state. Gen Marwa described Governor Ganduje as the one who worked hard in preventing drug abuse, he urged him to do a proper examination before appointing anyone to government offices.
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.
MARWA MUSES #5: OUR STRATEGIES AGAINST DRUG TRAFFICKING The Chairman/CEO of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) explains the new approach adopted by the anti-narcotic agency in the fight against the abuse and trafficking of illicit drugs.
. As Keke operators appoint NDLEA boss Life Grand Patron Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) has warned tricycle owners, popularly known as Keke Marwa, that they will lose their investments if they are caught using the popular means of transportation to move drug traffickers or illicit substances in any part of the country.
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I will take over FIRS offices in Rivers – Wike Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday, threatened to “take over” all offices of the Federal Inland Revenue Service in the oil-rich South-South state if the government agency continues with its “bullying”. The governor spoke at a stakeholders’ meeting in Port Harcourt, the state capital, while addressing business owners in the state.
NDLEA Chairman/CEO, Gen. Marwa (Retd) addressing the media after meeting with religious leaders in Yola, Adamawa State. With the NDLEA consistently posting good and impressive results over three months, partner agencies and governments around the world are extending robust handshakes and expressing willingness to cooperate more with Nigeria in the fight against illicit substances.
MARWA MUSES 4: Where There Is DRUG, There Will Be Insecurity The Chairman/CEO of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) explains how drug abuse and Trafficking is fueling insecurity in Nigeria. Excerpts: "We have evidence-based certainty about the nexus between drug abuse and security challenges.
MARWA MUSES #2: Checking Drug Abuse And Trafficking By Regulating Activities of Pharmacies The Chairman/CEO of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) is advocating for a speedy pass of a new Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria Bill as a way of curbing the activities of charlatans who enhanced the abuse of pharmaceutical drugs in Nigeria.
President Adama Barrow of Gambia has commended Nigeria’s commitment to the war against illicit drug trafficking and abuse, even as he called for more collaboration among anti-drug law enforcement agencies in Africa and the world at large. He gave the commendation at the State House in Banjul when he received Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig.
Can the man once dubbed The Miracle of Lagos, pull Nigeria out of the drug morass? So far, the result speaks volumes. Marwa has not lost his management Midas touch. The NDLEA is ushered into a new era and the drug war in Nigeria has just been raised to an all-time high where traffickers now live in fear of the long arm of the law.
According to a Statement made by the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Buba Marwa, at the weekly ministerial briefing at the State House in Abuja, he said that the agency is at alert to go after any politician in illicit drug business, whenever the evidence is presented to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, therefore he warned politicians against sponsoring or encouraging the use of illicit drugs.
If you are a leader anywhere, watch how you behave, especially if the leadership has something to do with the Deen (eg Imām or student of knowledge or Islamic scholar). There is limit to the number of people you will know, but many people will know you based on your activities.
NDLEA Chairman, Rtd Brigadier General Buba Marwa, said on Monday in Kano that the state has about two million drug addicts representing 16 percent per prevalence. Marwa made the disclosure when he paid the governor of the state, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, a visit. "In Kano State, drug abuse prevalence is 16 percent; that is, in every six persons, one is a drug addict and they are between the age of 15 years to 64 years.
The chairman of National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency Brigadier General Buba Marwa has opened up on the progress of the agency he is heading. According to the workaholic chairman, the anti drug trafficking agency has recorded some remarkable progress by being able to seize over 90 billion Naira worth of drugs from traffickers across Nigeria.