The wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has expressed concern over the rising cases of drug abuse in the country among the youths.
She has therefore tasked relevant stakeholders to tackle the menace saying at the rate at which youths are engaging in drug abuse is perplexing.
According to her, it was alarming the rate at which the younger generation of Nigerians especially in the north engages in substance abuse.
She has expressed dismay at the rise in illegal consumption of codeine among the youth. She however urges parent to monitor their children as to prevent them engaging in drug abuse.