Lives in Ruin: Heroin strangling the Kenyan Coast’s youthful population [VIDEO]

The problem of drug abuse in Mombasa County is growing at an alarming rate, with more and more young people getting hooked…whether it’s experimenting, dealing or addiction.
The menace strangled the youthful population who are wasting away their prime lives. Drugs have literally ruined families, many parents are in pain, as they watch their children deteriorating and their lives being destroyed by heroin.

And as NTV’s Rose Wangui found out, the vice was increasingly being recognized as one of the major problems affecting development alongside poverty, crime, unemployment and the spread of HIV.



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