National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) has received a N500 million grant from the Abdul Samad Rabiu Africa Initiative (ASR Africa) for the funding of some selected projects.
The letter of grant was handed over on Wednesday in Abuja to the
Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the anti- narcotics agency, Brig. Gen. Buba Marwa (Retd) by the the MD/CEO of ASR Africa, Ubon Udoh.
Marwa, used the opportunity to commend the Chairman of Abdul Samad Rabiu Africa Initiative (ASR Africa), Alhaji Abdul Samad Rabiu for his philanthropy and support for humanity.
The grant was given to the NDLEA in recognition of the many successes it has recorded nationally and internationally in the fight against illicit substance abuse and trafficking in Nigeria, it came under the ASR Africa Security Sector Support Scheme, an intervention initiative targeted at sustainably impactful interventions in security and social development in Africa.