Sars seizes drugs worth R5m at airports

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Johannesburg - Drugs worth more than R5 million were seized at the Cape Town and Johannesburg international airports , the SA Revenue Service said on Friday.

The drugs were seized in January by Sars customs and enforcement teams and included cocaine, dagga, ephedrine, crystal methamphetamine (tik), ecstasy and heroin, spokeswoman Marika Muller said.

“Over 4400 male sexual enhancement tablets, valued at over R306 000 were also seized,” Muller said.

The people caught with the drugs were handed over to police.


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