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ISS: Can smart ports curb drug trafficking?

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COVID-19 measures are making maritime routes the preferred target for drug smugglers. Seizures of large quantities of drugs such as cocaine, heroin and others at...

Akasha man jailed in US

A US judge sentenced Ibrahim Akasha, once a member of Kenya’s Akasha drug trafficking organisation, to 23 years in prison after he pleaded guilty...

Joining hands against drugs in West Africa

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Africa stands as a transit point in a global drug trafficking network that funnels cocaine and other drugs into Europe. The drugs...

Guinea arrests, checks foreigners in drugs clampdown

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Guinea has arrested about 20 Nigerians and started checking Latin American workers here in a crackdown on a growing wave of drug...

Uganda airport fights increasing drug trafficking

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A German, a Kenyan, a Nigerian and Ugandan national are being held by police in Uganda after being arrested at Entebbe international...

Global gangs exploit blind spots for drug trafficking

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International criminal gangs and traffickers are exploiting large geographic blind spots where radar, satellite or other surveillance is minimal or nonexistent, the...

Seven African nations unite against drugs

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A seven West African nation alliance has been unveiled aimed at fighting growing threat posed by drug barons frequenting the Latin American-West...

Poverty muddies response to W African drug trade

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West African drug trafficking is having a "very significant" impact on the region's economies but local responses have been contradictory as the...

Chavez tries to sniff out drugs dealers

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Powering through Caribbean swell in a heavy gray patrol boat and toting new Kalashnikov guns, soldiers scouring the craggy coves of Paria...

Israel to build barrier along Egyptian frontier

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu approved plans yesterday to erect a barrier along part of Israel's border with Egypt and install advanced surveillance...

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Misleading SANDF post removed after defenceWeb intervention

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One imagines at least a handful of the more than seven thousand followers of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) LinkedIn social media account...