A.S.B.O.R. – “AFRICA’S SOCIAL BOOK OF RECORDS” Africa’s Social Book of Records is a unique social innovation for all, Asbor is aimed at generating crystal clean water for sickle cell disorder persons as well as getting to know which individual has the record for the most Social followers on major social platform across Africa. A sickle cell initiative, culled from the Guinness book of records … Continue reading ASBOR “Give a bottle, Set a Record” campaign
To Celebrate the World Sickle Cell Day in Lagos, Nigeria; SAMI, Dabma Sickle CELL Foundation, Tony May Foundation, Genotype Foundation and Progeny Foundation are calling on us all to attend the “RED UMBRELLA WALK FOR SICKLE CELL” which holds JUNE 19, 2014 AT 8AM. The Red Umbrella walk was created to celebrated the World Sickle Cell Day. A day established by the United Nations General Assembly … Continue reading 2015 RED UMBRELLA WALK FOR SICKLE CELL
On 7th May, government delegates met again to discuss the upcoming United Nations General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on drugs in New York. There were great hopes for this event which was the very first official preparatory meeting taking place in New York. However, the organisation of the event itself turned out to be very challenging. The date for the debate was not set up … Continue reading The UNGASS thematic debate: A step forward, two backwards?
One of the main activities of the Support. Don’t Punish campaign is a Global Day of Action taking place on 26th June each year. 26th June 2015 will be the third Day of Action organised so far. On 26th June 2013, 41 cities from around the world took part in the first ever Global Day of Action. On 26th June 2014, 100 cities around the … Continue reading Support: don’t Punish Campaign
ACCORDING TO THE URBAN DICTIONARY; This term is a bit more complicated than merely “smoking opium”. It starts when you have your first high, the world is peaceful, everything is perfect, you’re numb, but in the best way possible. But, soon, it starts wearing off. Fast. Your mind races, you’re pulled out of your dream world. You crave the drug more and more, wanting to … Continue reading CHASING THE DRAGON
The drug problem is as old as man. No society is insulated from the negative consequences of illicit drugs. Many analysts are of the opinion that apart from the genocide of Second World War, no other phenomenon has had more debilitating consequences on mankind like the pandemic drug scourge. This view is anchored on the fact that even the much dreaded HIV/AIDS which has yet … Continue reading GENESIS OF NIGERIAN DRUG LAW