NDLEA – TheNewsGuru https://thenewsguru.com Africa's fastest growing news platform Wed, 03 Jun 2020 12:51:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 https://thenewsguru.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/cropped-ico-tng-32x32.jpg NDLEA – TheNewsGuru https://thenewsguru.com 32 32 Photos: NDLEA detects Cannabis inside sacks of Garri https://thenewsguru.com/news/photos-ndlea-detects-cannabis-inside-sacks-of-garri/ Wed, 03 Jun 2020 12:51:15 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=256263 Officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Edo State have foiled a criminal attempt to smuggle eighty-three (83) kilograms of cannabis sativa concealed inside sacks of garri out of the State amidst the covid 19 lockdown. The interception of the dried weeds that tested positive for cannabis took place Aviele trailer park, […]

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NDLEA opens up on large supplies of weapons, cannabis seized in Edo State https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/ndlea-opens-up-on-large-supplies-of-weapons-cannabis-seized-in-edo-state/ Thu, 21 May 2020 10:00:49 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=254127 The Edo State Command of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Benin City has described as unfounded the claim of large supplies of arms, ammunition, and cannabis seized by Edo youths in a video trending in the social media. State commander, Mr. Buba Wakawa said that the video is a mischievous attempt by some […]

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COVID-19 infects NDLEA staff in Benue https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/covid-19-infects-ndlea-staff-in-benue/ Tue, 05 May 2020 10:17:15 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=251214 Governor Samuel Ortom of  Benue has confirmed a fresh case of Covid-19 infection in the State. Ortom, who made the confirmation on Tuesday in Makurdi while briefing journalists, said the victim, Mr Edward Manger, a returnee from Kano worked with the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). He said the victim came into the state […]

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Drug trafficking: NDLEA secures release of Nigerian held by Saudi Arabia for three years https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/drug-trafficking-ndlea-secures-release-nigerian-held-saudi-arabia-three-years/ Wed, 26 Feb 2020 16:50:27 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=238189 The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has secured the freedom of one Ibrahim Abubakar, a Nigerian held in Saudi Arabia for alleged drug trafficking. Ibrahim was released after three years of incarceration in the Middle Eastern country following presentations from investigation reports by NDLEA that exonerated him. Abubakar was arrested upon arrival […]

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NDLEA calls for community support in drug fight https://thenewsguru.com/news/ndlea-calls-community-support-drug-fight/ Sat, 08 Feb 2020 07:40:39 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=235046 Mr Emeka Okapo, Acting Commandant, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Gombe State on Friday urged traditional and religious leaders to sensitise their communities on dangers of drug abuse. Okapo, in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe, said called for proper enlightenment so that people at the grassroots would understand the […]

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Recruitment: NDLEA appeals for calm among candidates https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/recruitment-ndlea-appeals-calm-among-candidates/ Tue, 24 Dec 2019 08:36:44 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=227535 National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has appealed for calm among candidates undergoing the aptitude test for its recruitment nationwide. A statement on Monday in Abuja by its Principal Staff Officer, Public Affairs of Agency, Jonah Achema, said this followed the management’s assessment of compliance of prospective candidates towards the recruitment. It reads: “The agency […]

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NDLEA arrests 105 drug dealers in Bayelsa in 6 months https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/ndlea-arrests-105-drug-dealers-bayelsa-6-months/ Thu, 27 Jun 2019 05:30:48 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=196671 The National Drug Law and Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Bayelsa Command, has arrested 105 persons while 27.35 kg of illicit drugs were seized in the area between January and June. Bayelsa NDLEA Commander, Mr Abdullahi Abdul, gave the figure at a news briefing to commemorate the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking  on Wednesday […]

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NDLEA in Kano State intercepts 6,726kg of hard drugs, arrests 725 suspects https://thenewsguru.com/news/ndlea-kano-state-intercepts-6726kg-hard-drugs-arrests-725-suspects/ Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:30:25 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=196486 Dr Ibrahim Abdul, the Commander, National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Kano State says the command seized a total of 6,726,012 kilogrammes of hard drugs from June 2018 till date. The commander made the disclosure at a news conference on Tuesday in Kano as part of events to mark International Day Against Drug Abuse […]

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NDLEA takes 3 truck-load of cannabis to court as exhibit https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/ndlea-takes-3-truck-load-cannabis-court-exhibit/ Tue, 11 Jun 2019 14:35:56 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=194117 The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), on Tuesday took two Hilux truck and a Toyota Hiace bus loaded with 201 sacks of cannabis sativa as exhibits to the Federal High Court Abuja. The 201 sacks of cannabis were brought before Justice Evelyn Maha by the NDLEA as exhibits in a count charge filed against […]

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Kashamu’s extradition suit: Court awards N50,000 each to DSS, NDLEA https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/kashamu-extradition-suit-court-awards-n50000-dss-ndlea/ Thu, 06 Jun 2019 12:44:31 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=193296 A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday, awarded N50,000 each in favour of the Director-General, State Security Service (DSS) and the National Drug law Enforcement Agency NDLEA, in a suit instituted by Sen. Buruji Kashamu. Kashamu is seeking to stop his extradition to the United States, to face drug related charges. Kashamu, who is […]

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