The Special Adviser to the Governor on Drugs Narcotics and Human Trafficking Alhaji Hamza Muhammad Brodo has stressed the need for more concerted effort between all and sundry in the fight against Drug Abuse and its Trafficking in the state.
Alhaji Hamza Muhammad Brodo made the call during a one day man power training against Drug Abuse organized by the Department in Collaboration with State Local government service commission for staff of local governments in Funtua Zone.
The occasion held at Funtua Local government Chambers was attended by NDLEA officials, Islamic scholars and academician as well as staff of local governments.
The participants were drawn from 5 local governments of old Funtua local government to include Funtua, Bakori, Faskari, Sabuwa and Dandume Local government.
The Special Adviser on Drug, Narcotics and Human Trafficking Alhaji Hamza Muhammad Burodo said the occasion was convened to drew the attention of the participants on the effect posed by Drug Abuse and its Trafficking in the State and country at large.
Alhaji Hamza Muhammad Burodo who
attributed the current insecurity and other social vices bedivilling the society to Drug Abuse, called on the stakeholders in the state to assist the government in addressing problems.
The Special Adviser pointed out that, the dangers of Drug Abuse can not be quantify as it can lead to Human and economic distruction of any society.
Alhaji Hamza Muhammad Brodo called on the participants to pay more attention on the workshop as well as to extend the message to those who were not opportune to attend, which according to him will assist greatly in reducing the menace .
The Special Adviser added that the current State administration is committed to fight against the effect of Drug Abuse which prompted the establishment of Department of Drugs, Narcotics and Human Trafficking.
He therefore thank the State Governor Aminu Bello Masari for his continued support and cooperation which enable the Department to organized such training.
The Head of Funtua Local government Administration Alhaji Umar Tsoho Mustapha represented by the Directed Personnel Alhaji Babangida Yusuf Ahmed said youths are the backone of any society and called on them to desist from any illicit Drug and its Trafficking.
Alhaji Umar Tsoho Mustapha called on the participants to use their position and propagate the dangers of Drug Abuse in the society .
During the occasion, the resources persons to include Dr.Sani Abdu Fari from Umaru Musa Yar’adua University and Malam Mohammed Nuraddeen Umar from Kasimu Kofar Bai College of Nursing Presented a papers on the effect of Drug Abuse to The workers, and ways in which individual indulge himself to Drug Abuse