By Joy Odor
Following protracted challenges posed by Drugs and Substance Abuse, the Catholic Media Practitioners Association of Nigeria (CAMPAN) Kaduna State Chapter is set to hold a seminar on War Against Drugs Abuse.
In a statement jointly signed by the Chairman and Secretary of tye Association, Comrade Nicholas Dekera and Ms. Mabel Ojibah respectively said partnering National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kaduna State Bureau for Substance Abuse Prevention (KADBUSA) and Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Kaduna to engage hundreds of Youths from three Senatorial Districts of Kaduna State on dangers of drug and substance Abuse.
The event according to CAMPAN is scheduled for Saturday 21st August, 2021 at the Social Center by Independence way Kaduna.
“Effects of drugs and substance abuse have over the years weaken creativity, productivity and worsened Nigeria’s security quagmire amidst poor morals.”It Stated.
It called on religious leaders and politicians in the state to make it a point of duty campaigning against drugs and substance abuse stressing that drugs free life remains sacrosanct in nation building.