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Mayotte: Important Customs seizure of 4.7 tons of chewing tobacco forbidden on French territory




Mayotte: Important Customs seizure of 4.7 tons of chewing tobacco forbidden on French territory
Important customs seizures of 4.7 tons of chewing tobacco took place yesterday, Wednesday on the island of Mayotte in a container coming from Tanzania.
 
This kind of tobacco, prohibited on French soil, is a mixture of dried tobacco leaves which are crushed with coconut wood ashes.

In Mayotte, the spoonful of this fraudulent tobacco would sell around 20 euro cents.
 
Two people suspected of being involved in the illegal massive importation are currently subject to customs detention, as indicated Kewezi Television.



Assani Badrudin


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