Dollars, Meticals land man in cooler


Police in Mwanza have arrested Cossam Kangulu, 22, for being found with United States dollars and Mozambican Meticals.

Kangulu was found with 300 US dollars and 6700 Meticals at Mwanza.

He was asked to produce documents for possessing the said foreign currency but he failed leading to his arrest.

Mwanza police spokesperson Edwin Kaunda said Cossam will appear in court to answer the charge of illegal possession of foreign currency contrary to section 25 of the Exchange Control Act.

Cossam comes from Masokosa village Traditional Authority Nthache in Mwanza.