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NDLEA warns illicit drug traffickers

The Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. General Mohamed Buba Marwa (Rtd) has warned all those still involved in the illicit drug business to turn a new leaf or risk losing their freedom and assets in the new year.

General Marwa (Rtd) who gave the warning in his new year message, said the NDLEA and its workforce are moving into 2022 with a resolution to rid the country of illicit substances.

He said NDLEA would go after drug cartels, barons and traffickers anywhere they may be within the country or even outside.

General Marwa (Rtd) said the agency’s clear signal to anyone in the drug trade that the rules of the game have changed.

General Marwa said with the full support of President Muhammadu Buhari, the National Assembly, the Judiciary and the citizenry, NDLEA will leave no stone unturned to fulfill its mandate in 2022.

Reporting by Nosa Aituamen; editing by Adeniyi Bakare