Record haul of cocaine seized in the Ivory Coast

Gendarmes in the Ivory Coast have seized over 1 tonne of cocaine in what is believed to be the biggest seizure of its kind, doubling the previous record seizure of 411 kgs. The discovery was made in a northern district of Abidjan. The drugs, worth CFA25bn (approx. £33 million), are believed to have originated in Paraguay.

Source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-ivorycoast-drugs/ivory-coast-gendarmes-seize-record-haul-of-cocaine-idUSKBN2AQ0OS