Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) officers at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) have intercepted a consignment of foreign currency disguised as ‘collectors’ items’.
The consignment consisting of 2,350,000 Congolese Franc, Ushs. 21,200,000, 30,154 Eritrean Nakfa and 65,000 Burundian Franc packed in several denominations of notes and coins, was intercepted by Customs officers on 26th December, 2016. It was destined for export to Fuerth, Germany.
KRA and the police have launched investigations on the source of the currency and reasons for export.