By Innocent Orok
The Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has commended the drug war the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency ( NDLEA) is putting up under the leadership of Brigadier General Buba Marwa (rtd), saying his appointment was round peg in a round hole.
According to a letter signed by the National Vice President of ANLCA, Dr Kayode Farinto, he said the association is delighted Marwa’s intervention in the fight against drugs and psychotrophic substances is yeilding positive results. Farinto , however called on the NDLEA boss to begin the sensitisation of Nigeria’s teeming youths on the effect of drug abuse.
His statement reads “The entire members of the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) wishes to state that the appointment of Buba Marwa is a round peg in a round hole and it has begin to pay for the Buhari government.
“We are delighted that his intervention in the fight against drugs and psychotrophic substances is yeilding positive results. Particularly with the recent seizures of drugs in our ports, NDLEA Officers are now charged to be more vigilant under his leadership.
“Hence, we urge all licensed Customs Agents to be good ambassadors by ensuring that you do not facilitate clearance of hard drugs and other psychotrophic substances from our ports.
“Finally,we urged Buba Marwa to immediately begin sensitisation programms for our teeming youths. I wish that they will know that those drugs can destroy their future”, the ANLCA chieftain concludes.