BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI,26TH DEC 2017-Police have found 2.5 kilogrammes of cocaine at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi and arrested an Venezualan national who was found in possession on the narcotics .The cache was nabbed on Christmas day
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) officers found two packets of the substance sealed in a false bottom slot of Medina Paez Maria Artmelis’s suitcase.
The suspect will spend two days in cells and is expected in court on Wednesday.
He had arrived at JKIA aboard an Ethiopian Airlines plane from Addis Ababa on a tourist visa.
KRA Customs and Border Control Commissioner Julius Musyoki said the substance with a street value of Sh8 million was seized during a routine cargo inspection.