The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has disclaimed a trending video of some persons wearing red jackets similar to the ones used by officers and men of the agency for operational purposes, operating in a minibus.

In a press statement signed by Femi Babafemi, director, media and advocacy, the agency said the video is a skit and not a video of officers of the agency on duty, adding that the skit maker has also been confirmed to be one Mathew Eze who lives in the Lekki area of Lagos.

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Babafemi noted that the confusion this video has created in the minds of members of the public underscores the need for some social media content producers to show restraint, responsibility and decorum in how they misuse paraphernalia of law enforcement officers to avoid misconceptions and insinuations.

The statement added that the agency will continue to monitor the activities of this particular skit maker with a view to establishing his motive as the latest is his second in the misuse of NDLEA’s official jackets.