From Maduabuchi Nmeribeh, Kano
The Managing Director of Kano Road and Traffic Agency (KAROTA) who is also the Acting Managing Director, Kano State Consumer Protection Council, Dr. Baffa Babba Dan’agundi has been appointed as the Anti Drug Campaign Ambassador by the Kano state Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).
The NDLEA Kano Command conffered on him the position as part of activities to mark this year’s International Day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking with the Theme: Share facts about drugs, Save Lives.
Presenting the award, the Kano NDLEA Commander, Isah Likita Mohammad, stated that the Command deemed it necessary to honor the State Consumer Protection Council boss in recognition of his support to the Agency in fight against drugs abuse.
He said, since the emergence of Hon. Baffa Babba Dan’agundi as the Acting Managing Director of the KCPC, a lot of arrests and seizures of hard, expired and fake drugs have been made by the council leading to drastic reduction of drug abuse in the State.
Likita commended Dan’agundi for reviving the CPC in the State which before his appointment was not known to many but with the new leadership, the whole State and beyond have become aware of the Council’s successes.
Mohammad further expressed readiness for more collaboration between his Command and the Kano stateConsumer Protection Council for more success in the fight against drugs abuse in Kano.