african drug syndicates - updates

Rappler's latest stories on african drug syndicates


P6-M shabu seized from Africans in Cavite entrapment

Nov 08, 2017 - 8:08 PM

The Nigerian nationals, who are residents of Parañaque, has operated in the Bicol region and other provinces in Calabarzon

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DOJ wraps up probe into Mary Jane Veloso 'recruiters'

Jun 01, 2015 - 5:31 PM

Cristina Sergio and Julius Lacanilao insist they did not recruit Mary Jane Veloso to smuggle heroin into Indonesia

PODCAST: Mary Jane Veloso fits profile of human trafficking victim

May 02, 2015 - 10:30 AM

Desperate and too trusting Mary Jane Veloso fits the profile of a human trafficking victim

Drug groups tap persons with HIV as couriers

May 01, 2015 - 10:45 PM

Drug syndicates think that tapping an HIV positive foreign courier will result in repatriation to the country of origin rather than arrest

Drug syndicates use social media for recruitment

May 01, 2015 - 10:41 AM

Members of these syndicates befriend vulnerable victims they meet via the Internet and even offer marriage proposals to seal the relationship