Suspected drug mules to appear in court
The two men were arrested at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg on Friday.
JOHANNESBURG - Two men arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle drugs at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg will appear in court on Monday.
The suspects were arrested on Friday shortly after landing in South Africa from Brazil.
Officials recovered R700,000 worth of drugs.
The Hawks' Paul Ramaloko said the men will appear in the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court tomorrow.
"The Nigerian man concealed the drugs in his luggage, while the American man swallowed them. We will be taking them to court tomorrow on charges of dealing in drugs."