Pushers find new ways to smuggle drugs

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As the police intensify their fight against drug-trafficking and use, drug dealers are believed to have employed new strategies to beat the system.

The Botswana Police Service’s (BPS) director of crime intelligence, Nunu Lesetedi told Mmegi that peddlers have found new ways of smuggling drugs into the country through the border by using innocent people as ‘mules’.

He said that they recently arrested truck drivers who were transporting luggage, which included drugs, but did not know the owners.

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