Thursday, August 18, 2022

Corruption

August 1, 2022

Corruption trial of South Africa ex-President Zuma adjourned again

If found guilty, the former president would face up to 25 years in prison.

Jacob Zuma
July 11, 2022

Corruption threatening Nigeria, other African nations’ democracy: Transparency InternationalĀ 

“Corruption is and remains a significant threat to democracy and democratic institutions, and poses a significant hindrance to African states in realising Agenda 2063.”

EFCC, ICPC and Transparency International used to illustrate the story
June 2, 2022

Tunisian president sacks 57 judges for corruption, shielding terrorists

Mr Saied vowed to move forward with the purification of the judiciary.

Tunisian President Kais Saied
May 28, 2022

Magistrate, 20 others demoted for corruption in Adamawa; 11 sacked

A magistrate has been demoted in Adamawa for engaging in fraudulent activities.

Nathan Musa
May 27, 2022

Court dismisses Zuma’s application in corruption trial

Mr Zuma has pleaded not guilty to charges including corruption, money laundering and racketeering in the long-running case over the $2 billion arms deal in the 1990s.

Jacob Zuma
May 4, 2022
April 16, 2022

Nigeria’s anti-corruption officials are thieves: HEDA

“It is the very institutions that are supposed to enforce the law and apply justice that are among the worst perpetrators of corruption.”

EFCC
April 14, 2022

Code of Conduct Bureau to tackle govt officials’ corruption

The Code of Conduct Bureau says it is committed to eradicating corrupt practices within the public service.

CCB chair Muhammed Isah
April 8, 2022

Ex-Romanian minister detained in Bulgaria over corruption

According to Romanian authorities, the 48-year-old woman was sentenced to six years in prison for corruption.

Elena Udrea, the former Minister of Regional Development and Tourism of Romania