WEST AFRICA

Four Bolloré Africa Logistics execs held after cocaine find

The port of Cotonou.
The port of Cotonou. © @portdecotonouofficiel/Facebook
Ten people, including Benin's four senior executives from Bolloré Africa Logistics, have been arrested following a vast anti-drug trafficking operation ordered by President Patrice Talon, in the hope it will help shed his country's reputation for being weak on drugs. [...] (378 words)
Issue dated 29/06/2021 Reading time 2 minutes
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