Drug Free World Africa Kano state chapter has taken the message of drug abuse and its dangers to the entertainment industry.
The event which took place on 20th March 2022 had in attendance musicians, actors and actresses, and film producers.
DWFA enlightened the participants and other youths on the effect of drug abuse in our society.
Nrua Sani who is the representative of the DWFA Kano chapter speaking to the entertainers encouraged them to avoid anything that has to do with drugs or their abuse no matter the reason.
“In the entertainment industry, we know young people believe taking hard substances makes them high, they believe they can sing well, dance well, act well or even crack jokes well when on drugs”
“I want you all to know that talent is inbuilt and can`t be enhanced through drugs or taking of any hard substance, it can only be seen and appreciated through hard work and practice,” he said.
‘Truth About Drugs’ booklet was distributed among participants at the event.
so many known faces in the entertainment industry were present at the event and commended the good work of the Drug Free World Africa Kano State chapter on their consistent campaign against drug abuse.
The entertainers present took it upon themself to share educational materials on drug abuse with other youths and promised to be involved in further sensitization.