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BBC: 'Sweet Sweet Codeine' - Nigeria’s Deadly Cough Syrup Epidemic Documentary

Watch the expository documentary below 


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nF9p-QSxWhg

In Nigeria, thousands of young people are addicted to codeine cough syrup – a medicine that’s become a street drug.


But who makes this syrup? And who sells it to Nigeria’s students?

The BBC has gone undercover to investigate.
This is the first report from BBC Africa's new investigations unit, Africa Eye.