smuggled maize meal

Zambezi residents prefer cheaper smuggled maize meal

by editor / Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments
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Namibia's drought has been blamed for the increase of smuggled maize meal in the Zambezi Region, with residents opting to buy the illegal products as they are cheaper than those produced locally. The Deputy Director in the Finance Ministry's Customs and Excise Division for the North-eastern region, Wilbroad Poniso, told Nampa there is a worrying increase of contraband maize meal entering Namibia.