Interpol issues arrest warrant for Mombasa businessman Feisal Ali Mohamed over illegal ivory trade

Mombasa County Commissioner Nelson Marwa (right) and KWS Assistant Director Arthur Tudor among other officers inspect 228 pieces of ivory at Makupa Police Station. The ivory were found at a warehouse in Tudor area in Mombasa County on June 5, 2014. PHOTO | KEVIN ODIT | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The red alert notice was issued on Wednesday against the businessman in connection to seizure of 228 tusks in Mombasa.
  • Mr Mohamed has been a fugitive of the law since early June this year when an arrest warrant was issued against him by the Kenya Police.

Interpol has issued an international warrant of arrest for Mombasa businessman Feisal Ali Mohamed over illegal ivory trade.

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