According to a news that was published yesterday, it was made known that two suspects, who were on their way to supply bandits in Kaduna State, have been arrested by operatives of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency in Gwagwalada, while they were on their way to deliver drugs, ammunition, arms, and 16 packs of new walkie-talkie equipments to bandits.
. 2 female 100 level Poly students, among 10 suspects arrested Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have uncovered a hotel in Abuja where drugs are sold and young ladies camped for commercial sex. At least, four persons; three ladies and a man were arrested when the drug joint, JAT Suites, located at 30 Lobito Crescent, Wuse 2 was raided and some quantity of Rohynol and paraphernalia for smoking crack cocaine were recovered on Wednesday 22nd September, 2021.
The special adviser to Lagos State Governor on Drainage and Water Resources, Joe Igbokwe has taken to his verified Facebook Page to reveal that Senate and House Of Representatives have agreed to tag ESN Members Terrorists. According to him, I will not weep for anybody when the Federal Government start to deal with ESN Members without mercy
Photo Credit: www.peacevalleyrecovery.com The spate of arrests of traffickers of illicit drugs in Nigeria has reached an unprecedented high with over 5, 000 arrested in eight months. A tenth of this figure is female. And so far, over 1,500 have received various jail terms after their convictions.
Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd) has assured the international community of Nigeria’s preparedness and determination to go after the assets of drug barons and traffickers in any part of the country. The NDLEA boss gave the assurance in his presentation at the ongoing third committee session of the 76th United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, in New York, US.
. Arrests another fake soldier with drugs; woman who attempted to smuggle skunk hidden in wraps of ‘akpu’ into Agency’s cell for suspect in custody Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have intercepted over 2,060 kilograms of assorted drugs including heroin, methamphetamine, cannabis, tramadol and rohypnol in operations at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Lagos as well as Ondo, Edo, Kano, Kaduna, Plateau and some courier companies.
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.
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.
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, have arrested a fake soldier known as Hayatu Galadima and his accomplice, Hamisu Adamu while they were conveying drugs, dangerous arsenals and communication gadgets meant for bandits in Kaduna State. The arrest was made on the Gwagwalada-Abuja expressway on on Friday, September 30, 2021. when operatives of the NDLEA ran into the impersonators who were fully loaded with ammunition and communication equipments.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) apprehended a drug trafficker, Okey Eze, at Nnamdi Azikiwe International (NAIA) Airport in Abuja with 350 wraps of cocaine worth over N2.3 billion in street value. Mr Femi Babafemi, the NDLEA's Spokesperson, announced this in an Abuja statement on Wednesday.
It is no longer news that the continuous and persistent abuse of drug in Nigeria is affecting the total well being of the Nation and causing damages to lives and properties in the Nation. As a result of excessive drug abuse in Nigeria, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) is proposing a mandatory drug test for persons intending to get married.
Francis Ottah Agbo, Chairman of the House Committee on Narcotic Drugs and proponent of the proposed law, said he will introduce legislation to allow the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to conduct mandatory and routine drug tests on candidates for public office. The bill, he said, will put a stop to the current "craziness" and "sanitize the system."
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.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) has made it clear that the call and agitations for the legalization of Cannabis sativa in Nigeria is out of point, because, the proliferation of illicit drugs leads to crime, chaos, conflict and many other vices in the society
According to a report by Channels, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Saturday gained significant strength as regards the anti-drug fight, by adding hundreds of newly trained narcotic assistants to its workforce. Many Nigerians have praised the positive steps that the NDLEA boss, Brigadier-General Buba Marwa (Rtd), Is taking towards stemming the tide of drug abuse and trafficking.
The special adviser to Lagos State Governor on Drainage and Water Resources, Joe Igbokwe has taken to his verified Facebook Page to react after the Eastern Security Network (ESN) Members Set his house on fire in Anambra State. According him, things of this world mean nothing to me.
Tricycle riders are going to lose their license if they are aiding drug trafficking - NDLEA Chairman
Buba Marva, the Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has told the Tricycle Owners Association of Nigeria (TOAN) that tricycle riders who fail to desist from transporting drugs and drug traffickers will lose their license. Photo: Tricycle. All photos are for illustrative purposes only.