Hooked - Part 5

Hooked - the full story. When packets of white powder washed up on the beach after a shipwreck, Buba's life as he knew it ended. What seemed to be a lucky break turned out to be the opposite.

Read the full story.

Hooked explores difficult themes of drug taking.

Author Benjamin Dix based the story of Hooked on the lives of drug addicts he met in Guinea Bissau. He and artist Tayo Fatunla explain how they made the comic.


Produced by: Focus on Africa and PositiveNegatives.

Artist: Tayo Fatunla

Production: Naomi Scherbel-Ball and Jacqui Maher

Thanks to Michael Keller of Al-Jazeera America, who created the comic viewer Pulp