Drug abuse remains a major global issue with 35 million people worldwide suffering from related disorders and requiring treatment services, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Photo: TNSDrug abuse remains a major global issue with 35 million people worldwide suffering from related disorders and requiring treatment services, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Photo: TNS
Drug abuse remains a major global issue with 35 million people worldwide suffering from related disorders and requiring treatment services, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Photo: TNS

How China and other Asian countries are fuelling an African drug-abuse crisis

  • Violent Kenyan organised crime family sourced ‘precursor chemicals’ for illicit drug production from China, US court documents show
  • A Chinese dealer sold the chemical abba to the Akashas for over three years, even as they awaited extradition to the US for trial

Topic |   Drugs
Drug abuse remains a major global issue with 35 million people worldwide suffering from related disorders and requiring treatment services, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Photo: TNSDrug abuse remains a major global issue with 35 million people worldwide suffering from related disorders and requiring treatment services, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Photo: TNS
Drug abuse remains a major global issue with 35 million people worldwide suffering from related disorders and requiring treatment services, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Photo: TNS
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