Speeches

Building a Multi-sectoral, Multi-stakeholder Approach to Curtailing Substance Abuse by Nonny Ugboma

Introduction The MTN Foundation held a round table on its Anti Substance Abuse Programme on Thursday, January 27, 2019 at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. The theme of the conference was “Building a Multi-sectoral, Multi-stakeholder Approach to Curtailing Substance Abuse.” The programme is aimed at creating awareness amongst youths, parents and guardians on the […]

“State of Drug Abuse in Lagos” by Mr. Agboola Dabiri

The Anti Substance Abuse Programme (ASAP) roundtable ended on a high note on Thursday, February 27, at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, following extolment from the Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Lagos State, Mr. Agboola Dabiri. Understanding the vulnerabilities of youths in the face of a growing drug culture, he called for more […]

“Drug Abuse Is Not Fun” by Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi

Addressing youths in his keynote speech at a conference under the Anti Substance Abuse Programme (ASAP), aimed at promoting awareness on drug abuse, the Chairman, MTN Foundation, Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi, reminded them about the dangers of drug use for recreational purposes.   “This problem is an everywhere, everybody and every time challenge,” he said. “The […]