Counterfeit goods worth millions seized in JHB

The SAPS is raiding a business in downtown Johannesburg. We understand the SA revenue Service is assisting in the operation. eNCA's Masego Rahlaga is there with them. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - The South African Revenue Service customs department and law enforcement agencies have uncovered nearly R20-million worth of counterfeit and illegal goods in the Johannesburg CBD.

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Law enforcement has found various counterfeit medication, illegal skin care products and other items in an abandoned building.

eNCA's Masego Rahlaga is on the scene. Courtesy #DStv403

Mlungisi Wondo from the SA Health Products Regulatory Authority says the products are not licenced or registered by SAHPRA.

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"The products may be substandard or even counterfeit or contain a substance that is dangerous for humans."

Authorities say they know who they're dealing with, though there have been no arrests made.

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