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Brazilian police arrest six Bolivian bus passengers carrying at least two kilos of cocaine in their...

The Daily Mail 27 Nov 2023
The bust comes ten days after six Nigerian passengers were caught carrying almost 150 capsules of cocaine in their abdomens before they could board a flight to Ethiopia at Guarulhos International Airport in São Paulo ... Guarulhos International Airport in 2017 on an arrest warrant.

Rwanda receives 169 African asylum-seekers from Libya 17 Nov 2023
KIGALI, Nov ... In a statement, the ministry said the asylum-seekers hail from Eritrea, Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia and South Sudan. "They safely landed at Kigali International Airport. Rwanda remains committed to offering refuge and assistance to people in need," read the statement.

Six Nigerian drug mules who swallowed up to 150 capsules of cocaine are rushed to ...

The Daily Mail 15 Nov 2023
Federal Police agents were performing routine checks of passengers waiting to board a flight for Ethiopia at Guarulhos International Airport in the southeastern city of São Paulo when they notice that one of the suspects was behaving strangely ... 'We don't have the body scan system here at the airport,' Cali said.

Tanzanian national caught at airport with foreign currency worth Rs 2 crore

Indian Express 07 Nov 2023
A Tanzanian national was arrested Monday for allegedly smuggling foreign currency worth nearly Rs 2 crore from Mumbai\u2019s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport ... He was scheduled to go to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from Mumbai airport on November 6 and from Addis Ababa to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, the next day.

Ethiopia allows local sales of export-quality coffee in foreign currency

Capital Ethiopia 29 Oct 2023
Coffee has been a significant export commodity for Ethiopia since the late 19th and early 20th centuries ... This changed when Wild Coffee Ethiopia, a renowned premium coffee roaster, obtained a special license to sell its products in foreign currency at its shop in Addis Ababa.

Woman arrested for hiding HK$770,000 worth of cocaine in body

Hong Kong Standard 29 Oct 2023
The woman was intercepted during customs clearance at Hong Kong International Airport after she flew to the city from the Democratic Republic of the Congo via Ethiopia last Friday (Oct 27) ... The Standard Channel. IOS Android. IOS Android. More>> ... .

Chinese lending to Africa contributes to infrastructure improvements

Business Ghana 17 Oct 2023
The report said the Soubre Hydropower Plant in Cote d’Ivoire and the Adama Wind Farm in Ethiopia ... The report stated that projects like Bole International Airport in Ethiopia and the Tanzania National Fiber Optic Backbone have led to positive growth for regional public good.

Court Circular: October 13, 2023

The Times/The Sunday Times 14 Oct 2023
Kensington Palace. 13th October, 2023 ... St James’s Palace. 13th October, 2023 ... The Duchess of Edinburgh this morning arrived at Heathrow Airport, London, from Ethiopia ... Kensington Palace ... .

P25-M shabu seized at NAIA

The Manila Times 13 Oct 2023
Bureau of Customs (BoC) and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said the illicit stuff was smuggled into the country by 27-year-old Mohammad Ahtsham bin Mohammad Afzal, a Malaysian, who arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 aboard Ethiopian Airlines from Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia.

House Summons Tuggar, Dabiri over Maltreatment of Nigerians in Addis Ababa

This Day 13 Oct 2023
He further noted that some Nigerians were currently serving at the Chaota Maximum Security and other prisons in Ethiopia most of whom were travelers that used the Ethiopian Airport as a transit point but were indiscriminately arrested, taken to the hospital and forcefully injected with some substances and later taken to the prison facilities.

How Market Needs Will Boost FX in Agri Export

This Day 13 Oct 2023
Uko was reflecting on the findings of the committee, which just returned from fact finding visit to Kotoka International Airport, Accra, Ghana as part of its benchmarking efforts in the air cargo business ... They had earlier visited the airports at Nairobi Kenya and Addis Ababa Ethiopia.

Study underscores benefits of China's sovereign financing in Africa

China Daily 13 Oct 2023
BEIJING -- China's sovereign financing in Africa has lent steam to economic growth, foreign investment inflows and job creation in African countries, according to recent research ... Many infrastructure projects deliver positive effects as regional public goods, such as the Bole International Airport in Ethiopia ...