Pro-National Service (NS) movie Ah Boys to Men leading actor, Noah Yap, 22, was sentenced to 9 months’ jail in the NS detention barracks for drug abuse. Noah Yap is a full-time National Serviceman (NSF) in the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Music and Drama Company.
The Ministry of Defence confirmed Noah Yap was found guilty under Section 8(b)(ii) of the Misuse of Drugs Act. Details of his arrest is not reported in the media, and it is not stated if he is a first-time offender but his sentence without a caning suggests so, as only repeat offenders will be caned. There is also no details regarding the extent of Noah Yap’s drug consumption and how addicted he has been before the arrest.
Due to unknown reasons, Noah Yap was dropped out of the third series in Ah Boy to Men 3.