Addis Ababa July 27/2021 (ENA) Ethiopian Federal Police disclosed that it has seized a multi-billion Birr value of metals illegally stockpiled in 17 warehouses and different locations in Addis Ababa Metropolis and Oromia regional state.
Police mentioned that evidences have been obtained that point out the terrorist TPLF group’s conspiracy geared toward imposing heavy casualties on the nation’s economic system to hold out its damaging mission.
This stockpile of metals had been bought with large quantity of the nation’s overseas forex and imported tax free in to the nation, in line with customs knowledgeable Regassa Giti.
Federal Police Deputy Commissioner Normal, Zelalem Mengiste mentioned that police seized the steel in an operation performed in collaboration with the Oromia Police Fee and different safety forces primarily based on suggestions obtained from the general public.
The police are intensifying their investigations to arrest the suspects concerned on this criminality, the deputy commissioner common underlined.
Based on him, one of many main conspiracies of the terrorist TPLF Junta had been to weaken the nation’s economic system by placing an excessive amount of strain on the development sector and creating financial issues.
It’s a crime for the TPLF Junta to illegally retailer imported metals and different growth supplies within the title of funding in Tigray to construct resorts, bridges and different infrastructures, it was indicated.
Equally, police seized greater than 1.2 million birr notes illegally stashed in a home of a person.
Police are conducting investigations into the alleged involvement of varied actors within the conspiracies of the terrorist TPLF group.