Monday, 8th August 2022


25 Dec 2018
Lawmaker begs politicians to discourage youths from drugs abuse.
23 Dec 2018
UK drugmaker Glaxo wants to split in two businesses, after agreeing with its US rival Pfizer to form a consumer health joint venture that will become the world's biggest provider of non-prescription drugs.
22 Oct 2018
Nigerian company Medsaf is combatting the spread of fake drugs in West Africa by connecting hospitals and pharmacies with multinational and local drug manufacturers.
16 Aug 2018
Multiple people are reported to have overdosed on a synthetic drug known as K2 at the New Haven Green, as officials rushed them to a hospital.
8 Mar 2018
8 years in a battle with drugs, my Lagos diaries tells Fatima's story.
4 Dec 2017
U.S. drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc for $69 billion, seeking to tackle soaring healthcare spending through lower-cost medical services in pharmacies.
24 Oct 2017
Cannabis is the most commonly used drug at the global level, with an estimated 183 million people have used the drug in 2014.
15 Jul 2017
Customs service intercepts drugs, other items worth over N200m.
29 May 2017
Golfer Tiger Woods was arrested in South Florida on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to media reports.
22 May 2017
Brazilian police moving into Cracolandia before dawn, and through open area tents that serve as spaces for vendors of drugs as police move through, police rounding up and arresting.
13 Apr 2017
Polokwane attacks - Nigerians attacked for allegedly dealing in drugs.
8 Apr 2017
Consumer protection - NAFDAC raids drugs, alcoholic stores in Delta.


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The move will allow more federal funding and measures to be used to fight the disease in the US. The announcement follows a similar declaration by the World Health Organization.
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Germany's queer community is demanding that the Catholic Church accept their sexual identities. More than 100 members, including pastors, friars, and nuns have come out recently.
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Aung Kyaw Moe, human rights adviser to Myanmar's National Unity Government, speaks with DW about the execution of four pro-democracy activists in Myanmar, as well as Rohingya rights and democratization.
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The head of the Greek intelligence service has stepped down during a scandal after a reported attempt to spy on an opposition politician. The resignation came amid swirling accusations about the use of Predator software.
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The richest man in the world has claimed in court that Twitter lied to him about key parts of the business. The Tesla CEO is facing a lawsuit to force him to go through with his purchase of the social media company.
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China's military drills in the waters around Taiwan are prompting regional powers such as Japan to rethink defense strategies. Could East Asia be on the brink of an arms race?