Africa was a minor player in the world’s drug trade before 2002, but has been rising in prominence as a transit hub since 2010
Africa is a key transit point in the global narcotics trade, but a local market is growing, and some of the urban legends are just outright insane.
Despite relatively low consumption of drugs, Africa is responsible for 1/5 of global drug-related deaths. Why? Lack of "practice". Seriously.