Kinfe Dagnew (Maj. Gen), former Director General of the state-owned Metals and Engineering Corporation (METEC), Will Appear In Court today Facing Corruption Charges.
The suspect was arrested yesterday in Humera town tried to leave the country in a border with Sudan.
28 suspects have been arrested from METEC on allegations of corruption, said Attorney General Berhanu Tsegaye said.
They appeared in court yesterday. The court adjourned the next hearing until November 26, 2018.
An arrest warrant was issued yesterday on Kinfe Dagnew, and a number of other high-level officials and army generals whom the government says were responsible for the embezzlement of millions of dollars, nepotism, favoritism and mismanagement of the country’s military-industrial complex – the Metals and Engineering Corporation (METEC).