Zambian woman arrested in Swaziland over drugs

A 40 year old Zambian businesswoman has been arrested in Swaziland for drug trafficking.
According to the Drug Enforcement Commission of Zambia, Misozi Tembo was arrested by Swaziland security personnel at Matsapha International Airport on her arrival from India after swallowing 72 sloops of heroin weighing about 1 kilogram.
She had swallowed the contraband as a mode of concealment.
Ms. Tembo who is based in Johannesburg South Africa, is currently detained by the Swaziland Police.
She becomes a sixth Zambian woman to be arrested for drug trafficking in the last three weeks.
Last week four women were arrested at the Lusaka International Airport for trafficking in pure grade cocaine while a fifth Zambian woman was arrested in Mubai India for trafficking in heroin.

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