FBI RELEASES LIST OF PROMINENT KENYANS LINKED TO AKASHAS DRUG SMUGGLING SYNDICATE

Mwakalishi.com on 3rd November reported that this comes after Akasha brothers – Baktash and Ibrahim – pleaded guilty to 6 counts of drug smuggling charges before a New York court. The Akashas were arrested in Mombasa in January 2017 and later extradited to US.  In their plea deal with US authorities, Ibrahim and Baktash are said to have revealed names of prominent persons involved in the narcotics business and also agreed to surrender all cash and assets acquired through proceeds of drug trafficking.  Among those in the FBI list include 4 High Court judges, 2 serving Governors and a former Governor.

https://www.mwakilishi.com/article/kenya-news/2018-11-03/fbi-releases-list-of-prominent-kenyans-linked-to-akashas-drug-trade

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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