June 6 2011
Johannesburg - Two Nigerians were arrested in Bramley on Monday for the possession of counterfeit US dollars with a face value of $80-million, police said.
Lieutenant-Colonel Tshisikhawe Ndou said police, acting on a tip-off, went to a house in Bramley where the five trunks of fake US dollars were found.
The men - aged 40 and 41 - were arrested.
Officers seized 18 cellphones, suspected to be stolen, and seven Ingersoll watches worth R700 000.00