Gov. Dickson Pledges Counterfeit Drugs Free State, As BSDDC Holds Pharm Fare

By Ariwera Ibibo-Howells, Yenagoa. The Bayelsa state Governor, Seriake Dickson said his administration is poised towards reducing fake and unwholesome drugs in the state. Governor Dickson gave the assurances Monday in Yenagoa while declaring open the first pharmaceutical trade fare to be organized by a Government own drugs mart in Nigeria. According to the Governor, […]

Father,Son Arrested For Selling Hard Drugs To Pupils

Folake Sokoya The operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a man and his son for selling Tramadol and other hard drugs to primary and secondary school pupils in Itire, Lagos. The father, Ibrahim Sheu and his 23 year old son, Franku Ibrahim, were arrested last Friday after the […]

Stop Using Illicit Drugs, Firearms, Lagos CP Warns Youths

Folake Sokoya Lagos Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, has said the youth must desist from sales and use of illicit drugs, unlawful possession and use of firearms, and cultism or incur the wrath of the law. Imohimi made this declaration on Wednesday in view of the recent development of some youths in the Aguda Surulere, […]

Commissioner of Police Lagos State Imohimi Oluwole Edgal pouring Petrol on the Indian hemp, Cocaine, Heroine Codeine, recovered from the suspects arrested in Mushin destroyed at Olusosun dump side site at Ojota in Lagos yesterday.

Lagos Police Recovers Drugs Worth N200m At Mushin

The Lagos Commissioner of Police, CP Edgal Imohimi on Wednesday January 24,2018 recovers over N200m worth of drugs at Akala area of Mushin through community partnership. The CP who disclosed this during a town hall meeting hosted by the Area J Police Command, Aka said that every community has its challenges which the police will […]

L-R: Chairman Lagos State Task Force, Mr. Yinka Egbeyemi, Commissioner of Police Lagos State, Imohimi Oluwole Edgal, addressing journalists following exhibits recovered from suspects arrested at Mushin in Lagos yesterday.

Police In Lagos Destroy N50m Worth Hard Drugs

The Police in Lagos yesterday destroyed heaps of hard drugs recovered in the Lagos metropolis. Commissioner of Police Lagos State, Mr. Imohimi Oluwole Edgal, answering questions from journalist following exhibits recovered from suspect arrested at Mushin in Lagos yesterday warned Nigerians to desist from the bad habit of drug addiction. Also at the site was […]

New drug shows promise for sickle cell disease

A new drug combination— tetrahydrouridine (THU) and decitabine — shows great promise in the treatment of sickle cell disease (SCD). Results from a phase 1/2 clinical trial suggest this novel oral therapy was well tolerated and produced the desired effect on red blood cells by increasing fetal hemoglobin (HbF) levels twofold. “We’ve known the molecular […]