The Telegraph, UK | 12/4/2008 12:00:00 AM
Special Report: West Africa welcomes Latin America's drug barons
Dec 4 -- Dozens of Latin American drug barons have left their homelands and relocated to new havens in West Africa, where a string of countries along the Atlantic coast have become hubs for trafficking cocaine to Europe.
More recently, at least a quarter of the cocaine bound for Europe – and perhaps as much as two thirds – has passed through West African countries, notably Senegal, Guinea-Bissau, Sierra Leone and Ghana.
Read the full special report here.