Three individuals detained last Tuesday on suspicion of corruption appear before court today.
The suspects are Brigadier General Ephrem Bangie, Yosef Begashaw former general manager of Tendaho Sugar Factory and Kassaye Kachi, materials supply team leader of the Ethiopian Roads Construction Corporation.
They were taken into custody three days ago for alleged embezzlement of a total of 293 million birr.
The number of government officials, businesspersons and brokers detained on suspicion of corruption has so far reached 48.
Source: Fana BC