NDLEA Seeks Association’s Collaboration In Fighting Drugs Abuse


NDLEA operatives

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Saturday called on the Nigerian Association of Patent and Proprietary Medicine Dealers (NAPPEMD) to collaborate with it in the fight against drug abuse.

The NDLEA Commander in Edo, Mr Buba Wakawa, made the call at a seminar organised for NAPPEMD in Auchi, Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo.

The seminar was part of the activities marking the 2017 International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.

Its theme is: “Listen First – Listening to Children and Youth Is the First Step to Help Them Grow Healthy and Safe.’’

According UN publication, by resolution 42/112 of Dec.7, 1987, the General Assembly decided to observe every June 26 as the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.

UN said, “It is an expression of its determination to strengthen action and cooperation to…

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