A plane was forced to land after 3 hours flight to seize the illegal money trafficker, in Ethiopia
According to the Ministry of Revenue told for Fana Broadcast Corporate, in the late midnight, an Ethiopian Airlines employee tries to pass a checkpoint using his unique right. His intention was to pass a large amount of money to a women passenger who is on the way to China.
However, the Ethiopian Airlines flight inspectors and the Ethiopian customs employees saw when he tries to pass it, so they looked into the suitcase and found a lot of money.
Finally, the Ethiopian Airlines flight Inspectors and the Ethiopian Custom inspectors Employees arrested the employee for collecting 6,170 Pound Sterling, 33,115 Euros, and 1,264,975 Birr.
The employee of the Ethiopian Airlines was arrested, but the passenger who is taking it to China started the journey from Bole International Airport to China according to her flight ticket.
As a result, after a 3-hour flight, the plane was instructed to return to Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, and the woman was returned and arrested.
The government is working hard to stop illegal trafficking, so the communication director of the minister, Addisu Yirgaw has called on the community to expose such activities for the rule of law.