REP PROPOSES COMPULSORY DRUG TESTS FOR POLICEMEN,SOLDIERS,STUDENTS AND POLICEMEN- 15th Sep 2021, 08:35am
Francis Ottah Agbo, the House Committee on Narcotic Dr*gs director, says he will support a bill that will permit the National Dr*g to complete obligatory and routine dr*g tests on security specialists, understudies, and lawmakers.
Legislators looking for political workplaces will go through the test as well.
In an assertion a posted on Facebook, Mr Agbo affirmed that the routine dr*g checks will scrub the framework. "I'm proposing a bill to engage the NDLEA to complete a compulsory and routine dr*g test on legislators looking for public workplaces, top local officials, military and paramilitary officials and men, and for young people looking for induction into higher foundations. This will really look at overabundances, m*dness in the nation, and disinfect the framework," the assertion said.
Mr Agbo's proposed charge embarks to separate all serving and expecting staff the help conveyance area and applicants looking for inductions into colleges to compulsory minds dr*gs.
He further expressed that specific wrongdoings by serving government officials and most violations carried out in the public arena result from substance misuse.
He contemplated that normal dr*g screenings by NDLEA would help.