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Benin – Seizure of 145 kg of cocaine in sugar containers [Full subscriber]

Following the seizure of 145 kg of cocaine in sugar containers container at the port of Cotonou in Benin, nine people are currently being prosecuted, according to local press reports. The cocaine was found in a sugar container out of 20 containers that arrived at the autonomous port of Cotonou. Sonimex boss Séraphin Yéto and eight others were remanded in custody in this case for drug trafficking and corruption. Among these defendants are four directors of the company Bolloré Logistique. The 20 containers would have been bought by the CEO of SONIMEX, Séraphin Yéto. Coming from Brazil with a detour via…

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