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NDLEA Urges Schools, Parents To Support Anti-Drug Abuse Campaign

  The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has called on schools, parents and stakeholders to support the fight against drug abuse and trafficking. The agency made the call at a public presentation of a student handbook on drug abuse awareness and prevention written by The Drug Salvation Foundation, a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO). The […]


A Speech Delivered By the President of Association of Esan Professionals (AEP), Hon. Matthew Egbadon

Being a Speech Delivered By the President of Association of Esan Professionals (AEP), Hon. Matthew Egbadon at the Association’s 12th Esan Economic Empowerment  Workshop Held at Samuel Adegboyega University. Ogwa, Edo State. PRESIDENT’S  MESSAGE Welcome to the 12th Edition of the Esan Economic Empowerment Workshop (E3W), holding at Ogwa-home to Samuel Adegboyega University (SAU); a […]


NDLEA Boss Takes Drug Campaign To Ebonyi, Anambra

  The Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Col. Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah (rtd.) has taken the anti-drug campaign to Anambra and Ebonyi. The NDLEA boss during an advocacy visit to Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State and Chief Willie Obiano of Anambra State said that it is important to form strategic […]


SERAP Gives NJC 7 Days To Refer Released Judges To EFCC, ICPC For Prosecution

   Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project(SERAP) has sent an open letter to the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed requesting him to use his good offices and leadership of the National Judicial Council (NJC) to immediately take over from the Department of State Service (DSS) the cases of all the seven judges released by […]


NDLEA Boss Warns Against New Drug Khat In Nigeria

  … Urges Stakeholders To Unite Against Drug Trafficking Cartels   Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah has promised to tackle drug trafficking syndicates over the introduction of a new drug into the country called Khat.  Abdallah while calling on members of the public to be aware of […]


Nigeria Secures ICAO Council Seat

  …As ICAO President, AFCAC Sec. Gen. Congratulate Nigeria For the first time in history 152 International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) member states voted for Nigeria to secure Council seat in the Part II category at the on-going 39th Assembly of the world aviation regulatory body. This means that Nigeria will be a member of […]


SERAP: UN Intervenes To End Harassment Of #BringBackOurGirls Members

    Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) said that the Office of the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association has intervened to end the harassment of #BringBackOurGirls protesters and has asked for additional information on the matter. This followed SERAP’s urgent appeal to the Special Rapporteur on […]


NDLEA Nabs Drug Suspects With Cocaine At Lagos Airport

  The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested two suspected drug traffickers found with wraps of narcotic drug that tested positive for cocaine weighing 485 grammes. One of the suspects, Anazodo Innocent was found to have inserted wraps of cocaine into his anus on his way to Italy while the second suspect concealed […]


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CSO Committee Restates Support For FG’s Anti-Corruption War

  The Civil Society (CSO) Advisory Committee for the European Union (EU) funded project, Support to Anti-Corruption in Nigeria has restated its strong support for the Federal Government’s war against corruption. The Committee stated that most of the criticisms of the efforts were instigated by powerful interests as part of a wider strategy to avoid […]


No Ban On Public Protest, Procession—-Police

    The Inspector-General of Police,(IGP) Ibrahim Idris, has stated categorically that at no time did Nigeria Police Force place a ban on peaceful public protest and procession anywhere in Nigeria most particularly Federal Capital Territory(FCT). The denial is coming just as the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) appealed to the UN Special Rapporteur […]