Drug addicts find solace at a health facility in Mombasa

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The problem of drug abuse at the Coast continues to kill hundreds, while leaving thousands of youth addicted and wasting away. However, this narrative is slowly changing with the introduction of a treatment programme, dubbed the ‘methadone programme.’ The initiative by the county government Mombasa is helping the addicts turn a new leaf and change their lives for the better. NTV’s Nimrod Taabu reports on the county’s new approach in fighting heroin addiction.

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