Police have confiscated large quantities of counterfeit goods during a raid at Dragon City – a wholesale centre in Fordsburg, Johannesburg.
A senior police officer who commanded the police raids on traders of counterfeit goods in the Joburg CBD earlier in August is expected to testify in the Johannesburg Magistrates court on Monday.
Law enforcement officials have confiscated a large number of counterfeit goods at the China Mall, in Boksburg on Gauteng’s East Rand.
Gauteng police say at least 11 people have been arrested after foreign-owned businesses were looted and foreign nationals were attacked on Wednesday night in parts of Soweto.
City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says the looting of foreign-owned shops in Soweto is a result of the government’s failure to secure the country’s borders.