Zanzibar Battles Illegal Drugs Among Youth


Zanzibar's Vice-President, Mr Seif Sharif Hamad, has raised concern over the increase of narcotic drug abuse in the island.
  • Tanzania:  Narcotic Drugs Worry Zanzibar

    Tanzania Daily News, 2 January 2013

    ZANZIBAR'S First Vice-President, Mr Seif Sharif Hamad, said on Monday that there will be no full development in the islands until the challenge of narcotic drug abuse among youths... read more »

Photo: UN/File

Illegal drugs on the increase among Zanzibar youth.

  • Tanzania:  Convict Kills Self in Zanzibar

    Tanzania Daily News, 25 December 2012

    A MAN convicted of murder hanged himself in his cell at Kilimani in Zanzibar, Urban West Regional Police Commander (RPC), Aziz Juma has said. Daudi Mese (36), who hanged himself... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Women Arrested Over Narcotic Drugs

    Tanzania Daily News, 20 December 2012

    POLICE in Dar es Salaam are holding five women in connection with illegal possession of narcotic drugs.read more »

  • Namibia:  Tanzanian Cocaine Suspects Get Bail

    New Era, 17 December 2012

    The three Tanzanians who were caught with cocaine on October 31 were granted bail on Friday in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court.read more »

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