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Customs Intercepts N4.1bn Hard Drugs From Canada, India At Lagos Seaport

Ad The Tin Can Island command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), on Friday, announced the interception of 2,144 packets of Cannabis indica imported into the country from Canada worth N3.2billion The command also intercepted Codeine syrup, tramadol and other contraband from India, worth N964.3m. To this end, the total value of all the seized […]

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Acting Assistant Comptroller of Customs Zone ‘C, Olusemire Kayode (R) other men of the Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit Zone ‘C during the display of Logs of unprocessed timber intercepted in Port Harcourt yesterday

Customs intercepts N4.2 bn worth of illicit drugs at Lagos port

The Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) says it intercepted about N4.2 billion worth of illicit drugs at the Tin-Can Island port in Lagos. It said the drugs which were imported into Nigeria from Canada and India consist of cannabis indica, and a brand of codeine cough syrup containing substance suspected to […]

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Drug overdoses surge in some states: frightening numbers ‘are people’s lives,’ expert says

Newly released figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimate a staggering 107,543 drug overdose deaths in the U.S. during 2023. While the figure is brutally high, it actually marks a 3% drop compared to a record 111,029 deaths reported in 2022. The CDC’s data, compiled by its National Center for Health […]

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Autopsy Reveals Drug Reaction As Possible Cause Of Singer's Death

Autopsy Reveals Drug Reaction As Possible Cause Of Singer’s Death

Ad An autopsy conducted at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) has suggested a possible drug reaction as the cause of the death of singer Promise IleriOluwa Aloba, a.k.a. Mohbad. The budding singer had died mid-September 2023 amid controversial circumstances, prompting the Lagos State Government and the State’s Police Command to step in by […]

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The Welshman is pictured in custody with Thai police after allegedly striking the Russian

British father arrested for killing a Russian who ‘propositioned his underage daughter for sex’ left Wales six months ago to start a new life in Thailand after drug offences and ‘has burned bridges with his family’

A father arrested in Thailand accused of killing a Russian businessman who allegedly propositioned his underage daughter for sex only moved to the country six months ago to start a new life after being jailed for drug offences, it has been revealed. The Welshman, 34, is accused of killing a man with a single punch […]

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JUST IN: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrested in Amsterdam for alleged drug possession (VIDEO)

American female Rapper Nicki Minaj has been arrested in Amsterdam Netherlands for alleged drug possession The incident was filmed on live stream by Minaj. The rapper was told that all her luggage needed to be offloaded from the plane and searched. “They took my luggage & when I asked where it is they said it’s […]

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Louisiana Gov’t Classifies Abortion Drugs As Dangerous Substances

Louisiana Republican Governor, Jeff Landry has signed a bill classifying abortion inducing pills, misoprotol and mifepristone as Schedule IV controlled dangerous substances. Landry took to his X (formerly Twitter) handle to make this announcement on Friday where he emphasised that the bill, now signed into law would protect women across Louisiana. He wrote, “Requiring an […]

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UNODC To Nigerian Lawmakers: Capital Punishment to Drug Offenders May Not Reduce Level of Crime

UNODC To Nigerian Lawmakers: Capital Punishment to Drug Offenders May Not Reduce Level of Crime

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has said that the move by the Nigeria’s Senate to give capital punishment to drug trafficking offenders may add little or nothing to reducing the crime. Country Representative, UNODC, Oliver Stolpe, gave the verdict at a two-day Media Personnel Training on Ant-Corruption, Police Accountability, Wildlife Crime and […]

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Why we must kill drug pushers now

I knew I couldn’t trust Bill Gates to stay beyond the tenure of his good friend, the incorruptible Muhammadu Buhari. Not especially when Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s government is witch-hunting Buhari’s most trusted incorruptible cabinet members and their families. It wasn’t long that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) declared Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, […]

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Police launch first raids in drug crackdown – DW – 03/25/2024

Police in France launched several large-scale operations against drug gangs on Monday, a week after President Emmanuel Macron launched a similar crack-down in the southern city of Marseille. The operation, dubbed “Place nette XXL” or “XXL clean-up,” is targeting narcotics gangs in four further major urban centers: the Lille-Roubaix conglomeration in the north, Lyon in […]

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