Narcotics And Controlled Substances Directorate

The functions of the Narcotics and Controlled Substances Directorate are :

  • Controls and documents the importation, distribution and use of Narcotics, Psychotropic substances and chemicals.
  • Promotes activities geared towards reduction of demand for psychoactive drugs as well as rational use of drugs in general.
  • Ensures Nigeria’s obligation under the International Drug Treaties with respect to licit transactions in Narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances are fulfilled.
  • Ensures that narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances are available only for medical and scientific purposes.
  • Carry out public enlightenment and education activities on drug abuse.
  • Maintains close collaboration with the NDLEA and liaise with the United Nations Office for Drugs Control and Crime Prevention (UNODCCP).



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NAFDAC Corporate Headquarters,

Plot 2032, Olusegun, Obasanjo Way,

Zone 7, Wuse, Abuja, Nigeria


Lagos Operation Office:

Plot 1, Industrial Estate, Lagos- Oshodi Apapa Express Way, Isolo, Lagos, Nigeria







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