The Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi. A Kenyan woman has
been arrested at the airport with six kilogrammes of heroin worth
Sh15.4million July 16, 2013. FILE
NATION MEDIA GROUP
Tuesday, October 08, 2013
Three Turkish nationals have been arrested at
the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) with USD 350,000 (about
Sh30 million) which they had not declared.
The three were arrested as they were boarding the East African Airlines scheduled to leave Nairobi for Somalia at 6am.
three men have claimed they work for the Red Cross in Turkey but could
not explain why they failed to declare the amount to the Customs
They are currently being questioned by the
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), the Antiterrorism Police Unit and the
National Intelligence Service (NIS) officers.