The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Anambra State has organised a quiz competition for secondary schools in the Southeast.
The competition which was opened yesterday at the Prof. Kenneth Dike Library in Awka, state Commander Mr. Sule Momodu said the competition would help pupils to be fully engage in their studies.
He said one of the objectives of the competition was to increase the knowledge on drug abuse and general studies, as well as encouraging drug-free clubs in schools.
According to Momodu, laptops, television sets and enrolment fees in the West African Examination Council (WAEC) and National Examination Council (NECO) would be won to further motivate them in their studies.
Commissioner for Education Prof. Kate Omenugha praised the agency’s initiative.