The politician was questioned by police demanding a licence for a hand-held walkie-talkie radio used by one of his bodyguards.
Then he used his walkie-talkie to radio headquarters for reinforcements.
The Nextel Group Connect service allows up to 21 participants on a group walkie-talkie call.
‘Stall holders disappeared as soon as we moved in,’ he said, adding that the people selling the pirated material had been tipped off by look-outs carrying walkie-talkies .
You probably think of walkie-talkies as toys you've out-grown, but high-tech versions of the two-way radios are making a major comeback.
RPZ and I have a set of walkie-talkies with us - those cool blue Motorola ones families can use to stay in touch while skiing or hanging out in the mall.
Like traditional walkie-talkies , the service only works one way at a time, meaning users will be unable to interrupt one another as they can during a normal phone call.
Do you remember the old walkie-talkies or CB Radios of the 1970's?
Today's moonshiners are big time criminals who use night-vision goggles, radio scanners and walkie-talkies and illegal immigrant workers to stay ahead.
With safety in mind we worked as a team, with walkie-talkies in each car, alerting each other when roads were clear for passing.