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Bode George’s Wife Takes Over NDLEA

roli bodeThe leadership mantle of National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has been graped by the wife of famous Bode George, Roli the Director General of the agency following the retirement of its chairman, Ahmadu Giade on Wednesday.
This development was made public in a statement released by the anti drug agency’s spokesperson, Mitchel Ofoyeju. The statement revealed that the retired chairman, who served for two terms with five years each handed the affairs of NDLEA over to the DG, Mrs Roli Bode-Goerge.
According to the statement, the former Chairman inspected a guard of honour after after which he presented the new boss was a new flag of the agency.
However, the statement stated that in the history of the agency Giade was the first chair who left office after serving for 10 years with no blemish on his record.
Giade, quoted by the statement, said that he is leaving the agency better than he met it a decade ago and his greatest legacy was zero tolerance for corruption.
” If we must continue to dislodge drug barons and eradicate drugs from our society we must remain forthright and committed to drug control programmes” Giade said
In the statement the retired chairman further listed some of his achievements as the chairman of NDLEA “I am also leaving behind a legacy of proactive and intelligent-led organisation.
“The agency under my watch has a representative at INTERPOL and has successfully raise the international profile of the country through unprecedented seizures of drugs and arrest of drug barons.
“The removal of Nigeria from the list of major drug transit by US opened doors to robust cooperation and partnership with stakeholders.
NDLEA has witnessed unprecedented training programmes for officers sponsored governments of US, Germany, France, Spain and the European Union”. He listed
Giade, however, urged the new chairman to take officers welfare as priority.
The new boss,Roli, while speaking, said the agency will continue to uphold the tenets integrity and further enforce the rules of engagement.
“NDLEA will continue to be proactive and operate as an intelligent-led agency.
“The agency will apply modern techniques and diligently implement the National Drug Control Master Plan in collaboration with stakeholders”. She said.
It is recalled that Mrs Roli Bode-George became the Director General of NDLEA in 2014.

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