The Priority court in Khayelitsha sentenced 43-year-old Cletus Obiwuru to 12 years imprisonment for dealing in drugs.
Obiwuru was busted in October 2015, when members of the Western Cape Flying Squad pulled him over for reckless driving on the N1 close to Monte Vista turn off.
In the boot of his vehicle, they found tik with an estimated street value of R1.04 million.
He was arrested and detained at Goodwood SAPS for dealing in drugs.
Following a thorough investigation by the Provincial Detectives, Obiwuru was convicted and sentenced to 12 years direct imprisonment of which five years will be suspended for five years.