Drug lord Baktash Akasha sentenced to 25 years in U.S prison

Kenyan drug lord Baktash Akasha has been sentenced to 25 years in jail by a US court.

Baktash and his younger brother Ibrahim Akasha were charged with exporting tonnes of heroin to the United States.

They pleaded guilty to the charges and agreed to a plea bargain with the office of the Manhattan district attorney.