Senegal on the frontline of the battle with Big Tobacco

DAKAR 19 November 2013 (IRIN) РDjité Sekou, 32, smokes as he passes his nights guarding one of the many high-rise apartment buildings in Dakar, Senegal. It has been eight years since his first cigarette Рa Monte Carlo from Morocco Рand when money is available he goes through 20 to 30 per day. It is an addiction that can cost him up to a quarter of his monthly income.