Noupoort, Eastern Cape - A Port Elizabeth man accused of being illegally in possession of R1.1 million worth of perlemoen was granted bail in the Noupoort Magistrate’s Court on Thursday.

National Prosecuting Authority regional spokesman Phaladi Shuping said John Jacko Blake, 31, was granted R30,000 bail in the Eastern Cape court.

He would appear again on March 19. - Sapa