Drug abuse, a threat to mental health, national security — NAFDAC


The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control, (NAFDAC), has cautioned against the effects of drug abuse saying, it poses a threat to mental health and national security.

Speaking at the maiden Annual National Security Summit in Abuja with the theme, “Covid-19, Drug Abuse, Mental Health: Implications to National Security,” NAFDAC Director General, Professor Moji Adeyeye, said that the future of Nigeria depends largely on the nature and quality of youths that the country produces, warning that a child that grows up under frustrating conditions would develop psychological problems with time and possibly become dangerous in adulthood.

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Source: Nigerian Tribune