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'Upsurge' in East African drug traffickers

Hundreds of East Africans are serving prison sentences in Hong Kong jails after being convicted of drug trafficking.

There has been a significant spike in the past three years alone, with the number of traffickers arrested at Hong Kong's International Airport, increasing by 150%.

Nearly half of those detained have come from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.

Emmanuel Igunza reports.

  • 26 Apr 2016