Africa Map

African Press Agency

African Press Agency Logo
   

 Home
 Country Profile
 Useful Links
 Contact us

Home

Zambia/BugattiBack
[Published: Wednesday February 26 2020]

 Zambian authorities seize Bugatti Veyron

LUSAKA 26 Feb (ANA) - Authorities in Zambia have seized a Bugatti Veyron that was imported into the country on Monday, pending investigations into possible money laundering.
“The vehicle has since been seized as investigations are being conducted," Zambia's Drug Enforcement Commission said in a statement.
The state investigative wing said that they had received "numerous concerns" from the public. 
“Following the concerns raised, the commission is making follow ups to ensure that the purchase of the motor vehicle is not in breach of any money laundering laws," the statement said.
Since the car’s arrival on Monday, Bugatti has been the top trending topic on Twitter in Zambia with people commenting about and sharing pictures of the luxury car.
Reports say it is the first ever of its brand in the country. 
The owner of the rare Bugatti, a Veyron, is not known, although industry experts estimate that it costs between $ 2m-$ 3m (£ 1.5m-£ 2.3m)(ANA)
FA/ANA/26 February 2020----
 

North South News website

Advertise banner

News icon UK/Coronavirus
News icon Starmer/Labour
News icon Pope/Palm Sunday
News icon Thailand/Sex workers
News icon Coronavirus/UK
News icon Malawi/Pay cut
News icon Premier League/Suspension
News icon US/Masks
News icon Kenya/Quarantine
News icon Trump/Impeachment

AFRICAN PRESS AGENCY Copyright © 2005 - 2007