Nigeria’s drug use rate almost three times the global average

According to Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), Nigeria’s drug use prevalence rate has risen to 14%, which is nearly three times the world average of 5.6%. These increasing levels of drug use in Nigeria have led to campaigns from non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to improve awareness of drug related harms among young people.

Source: https://thenationonlineng.net/nigerias-drug-abuse-rate-hits-14-4/