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9 Mar 2015
7:28 pm

Alleged drug dealer in court


A Malawian woman arrested for alleged possession of drugs with an estimated street value of R1.5 million appeared in the Malelane Periodical Court on Monday, Mpumalanga police said.

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The drugs were allegedly found in 38-year-old Stella Kakhobwe’s luggage on Saturday, during a search at the Lebombo border post, near Komatipoort, Colonel Leonard Hlathi said.

She was on a minibus taxi coming from Mozambique. Police found chemicals and dagga in her bag.

She would remain in custody and appear in the Komatipoort Periodical Court on a charge of drug dealing on Tuesday.