Watchmen, teachers to blame for drug menace in schools
SEE ALSO :Why some riders get into crime“These groups of people have been marked as major suppliers of drugs to students and drastic action needs to be taken against the peddlers,” Mr Okioma said. School children, the survey warned, have access to miraa, cigarettes and bhang. “This happens without the knowledge of the school administration, leading to a high number of dropouts. Who will care of their future when they drop out of school?” he asked. Nacada will partner with county governments to rehabilitate drug addicts. Elgeyo Marakwet Governor Alex Tolgos said poor parenting was responsible for the rise in drug abuse.
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