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Arab States Parties Push Through in Seeking Measures to Combat Corruption

Corruption comes in many forms. It probably originated from the little forms of dishonesty but can grow into larger forms like graft, extortion, bribery,...

Uzbekistan’s Gulnara Karimova Faces another Trial for Allegations of Corruption

Gulnara Karimova, 47 years of age, eldest daughter of the former President of Uzbekistan, Islam Karimov, is about to the face the court once...

The Chinese bank chairman involved in corruption scandals accorded death sentence

Jian Xiyun, who headed Heng Feng bank, is said to have taken 60 million Yuan or roughly US$8.6 million as bribes and illegally allowed 3.7...

Leaked Recordings Further Implicates the Former Malaysian Prime Minister

Phone calls recording released by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission, (MACC) in a voice that is believed to be of the former Prime Minister Najib...

Survey Finds at Least 1 out of 2 Indians Paid a...

As stated by the new national corruption report, bribery is a practice that has now been called a "part of daily life"....

Corruption In The Navy Revealed By Gallagher’s Trial

Many are swift to judge the President of the United States, Donald Trump, for his decision to reinstate Operator Chief Gallagher from...

Corruption in the Holy Land

“Corruption is happening in the Vatican.” – Pope Francis Vatican City is known as the smallest country in the world. It...

Maltese Government Threatened by Anti-Corruption Journalist’s Murder

Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s closest assistants are currently being investigated by the police for possible connections to Daphne Galizia's murder.

Study Shows Living Costs Is The Top Concern For Malaysians After...

The abuse of power and corruption was one of the topmost worries of Malaysians, second to the...

CCDI: Over 4200 Chinese Officials Disciplined for Corruption

A total of 4217 Chinese state officials and government employees were punished for being involved in 2 848 cases of graft on Sunday...

Documentary from Al Jazeera which Links Caribbean Diplomatic Passports to Corruption

It is interesting how much people are willing to pay for diplomatic immunity. There has been an ongoing diplomatic passport trade...

Thailand Needs to Do More to Combat Corruption- UN Director

Thailand has undergone two military coups in the last two decades, the most recent one being in 2014 when the military ousted the government...

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) battles with Sierra Leone Teachers Union (SLTU)

The Sierra Leone Teachers Union’s (SLTU) acting President, Mohamed Sallieu Bangura has condemned the act of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) for publicly shaming the arrested...

Fall River Mayor’s Case Sparkplug Massachusetts Marijuana Industry

Federal charges were filed against Mayor Jasiel Correia of Fall River with regards to alleged extortion of funds in lieu of his approval in...

Corruption Plagues Bureau of Corrections

Philippine senator Panfilo Lacson lamented on Friday, September 13, before the Senate justice and human rights committee, how high-profile convicts such as Filipino-Chinese drug...

El Salvador’s Anti-Corruption Commission

President Nayib Bukele of El Salvador publicized on September 6 his intent to establish CICIES or International Commission against Corruption and Impunity in El...

FEMA Official Arrested for Bribery

An official from FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) was apprehended because of fraudulence and bribery on Tuesday. The allegation happened during the relief efforts...

Bureau of Customs brokers assert that they have nothing to do...

Some brokers at the Bureau of Customs cried foul after being blamed as the ones starting the corruption that’s currently happening in the bureau....

Bangladesh’ Land Registration Impeded by Corruption

A report made by Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) made it known to the public that people applying for land deeds in the country of...

Corruption Raids 20% of the Philippines’ Yearly Budget

Urgency on the destructive nature of Philippine corruption was expressed by Deputy Ombudsman Cyril Ramos as he addressed the National Police Commission’s summit on...

Ex President Of Sudan Revealed To Have Received Millions From Saudi

The authorities of Sudan have arrested the prior manager of Omar Al-Bashir, following the ex-president's remarks in court during trial.

Tension In The Anti-Corruption Unit In Israel Causes Alarm

A disagreement has risen in the State office over the case of the Prime Minister, Netanyahu and the financing of his defense...

Second Trial for Malaysia’s Former Prime Minister Starts

The former Prime Minister of Malaysia, Najib Razak, faced judges last Wednesday regarding the allegations of his highly-anticipated trial against corruption. Najib...

Samsung Vice Chair Faces Retrial for His Bribery Case

Samsung’s vice president Lee Jae-Yong could spend more time in prison after South Korea’s Supreme Court ordered a retrial for his bribery...

Gang Violence Prompts Death of Mexican Journalist

Mexico is infamous among investigators and journalists for being one of the most dangerous Latin American countries to work in. Advocates for human rights working in...

Pakistan Prime Minister to Set Up a Commission to Curb Corruption

The Prime Minister for Pakistan, Imran Khan, labeled his political opponents asthieves and swore to recover the stolen money from them. This threat happenedin...

Corruption as the Tie that Binds Trump-Era Republicans

Recently, there seems to be a miracle happening – Senate Republicans are actually now opposing President Trump. Though they are still going...

China and Corruption

Corruption is one of the worst enemies a country can have. It has been a big issue that China has been facing...

Mexican government auctions cars from corrupt rich and gives proceeds to...

The Mexican government scheduled to auction luxury cars, homes, and other assets seized from mobsters and corrupt politicians in the country. Some of the luxury cars...

State Argues Against Special Favor to Former President Zuma

The country of South Africa has been fighting against deep-rooted corruption that has plagued the foundations of the country. Since the unearthing of several...

Najib is Just the Tip of the Corruption Iceberg

After a long time, Former Prime Minister, Najib Razak, finally appeared in the High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last April 3,...

Israel’s Drain of Corruption is Refilling

The allegations against Netanyahu have a political motive as the permitted people run the judiciary. They make an impression that any person who resides...

Massive corruption currently plaguing Russia’s space sector

It seems that Russia might not be able to restore its once glorious era of space exploration and discovery as millions of dollars went...

China’s Green Efforts Hit by Fake Data and Corruption Among the...

China has taken great strides to cut the pollution problem at its root. However, its local governments find ways to get past their obligations...

A Leaked Conversation Aired by Israeli Channel is Connected with the...

On the 15th of May this year, an Israeli television network, Channel 12, reported a leak related to the corruption case of...

Nigerian Government Raised Stakes Over the Highly Prospective OPL245 Oil Block...

Milan's Palace of Justice had staged the investigation to one of the largest fraud cases in African history, where the Economic and...

Multinational Corporations Take 98.3% Of Ghana’s Gold

Ghana is one of the largest exporters of Gold in the world. However, the country only takes about 1.7 percent of the...

High-Profile Jordanian Corruption Case for Possible Resolution

The infamous corruption case involving the Jordanian king’s uncle is poised for resolution under Prime Minister Omar al-Razzaz's watch. Walid Kurdi, 74...

Guatemalan anti-corruption crusader Thelma Aldana, deemed ineligible for presidency as per...

A recent court ruling held in the Guatemalan court on Wednesday deemed anti-corruption crusader Thelma Aldana unfit for presidency, according to a report by...

Is Blockchain Cryptocurrency Technology the Ultimate Solution Against Corruption in Nigeria?

The country of Nigeria has been, in history, synonymous to two adjectives: overpopulated and corrupted. The part of having an overly huge...

First Challenges of Panama’s New President, Nito

Laurentino Cortizo, 66, is an experienced Politician and Panama’s new president. On May 5, Cortizo, or also known as Nito, won the...

75 Kenyan Tax Officials Arrested on Suspicion of Corruption

The Kenyan government officials have been struggling lately to find a reliable and consistent source of incomes for the unitary budget of the system....

Beirut Bar Holds Its 100th Year Despite Corruption Scrutiny

The Beirut Bar Association hosted its centennial anniversary which was attended by President Michel Aoun, Prime Minister Saad Hariri, and Nabih Berri,...

Economic Revival In Malaysia Still A Doubt Despite Mahathir’s Return

Malaysian citizens had high hopes for reforms and an economic revival once Mahathir took office. However, the hopes are quickly fading considering the country...

Duterte’s China ties and corruption allegations: Current state of the Philippine...

The May 13 elections draw near and President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is beset by a number of issues that hound his administration....

Algeria Arrests Five Billionaires As General Promises Order

Five billionaires from Algeria were arrested on the 22nd of April. This came after the ouster of the country’s president two weeks before.

A Billion Dollars Worth of Gold Smuggled out of Africa

A gateway to markets in the United States and Europe were billions of dollars worth of gold through the United Arab Emirates....

Indian Chief Fraudster Extradited to the US from Singapore

The fraudulent days of an Indian national came to an end on 26th of April after he was arrested in Singapore and extradited to...

Corporate Transparency Being Pushed by Canada

Corporate secrecy is one of the things that aid global corruption, whether it’s intentional or not. However, Canada is trying to change...

Alabamian Proposed Bill, Viewed as Something that Could “Encourage” Corruption

Concerned Alabama lawmakers put aside a bill that was meant to remove the ban prohibiting officials from receiving gifts and reduce low-level...

How the (Once) Most Corrupt Country in the World Got Clean(er)

Indonesia is a lesson on how to handle political corruption. This has been a bane worldwide and is quite difficult to regulate,...

Japan 2020 Olympic Chief Steps Down Amid Widening Corruption Investigations

The chief of Japan’s Olympic Committee (JOC), Tsunekazu Takeda is stepping down following a corruption investigation into how Tokyo was awarded to host the...

Anti-Graft Body Says More than US$3.6 Billion of Nigeria’s Public Funds...

More than US$3.6 billion or 1.3 trillion naira was allegedly stolen from the public coffers between the year 2011 and 2015.

126 Local Government employees in Saudi charged with corruption

Authorities in Saudi pressed charges of corruption, abuse of authority, and other crime-related acts to 126 of the country’s employees working in the local...

How Corruption in Nigeria was Aided by Multinational Companies

Back in 2011, the Nigerian Government reached an agreement with two foreign multinational companies to purchase the offshore Oil Prospecting License (OPL) 245 oilfield....

Zambia’s Ronald Chitotela Arrested on Account of Corruption Charges

Tension mounted on for Zambia’s president Edgar Lungu as yet another cabinet member of the ruling party has been arrested over serious corruption charges....

Why Guatemala Sent a UN-backed Commission Packing

Early January, Guatemala surprised everyone when they sent away a UN-backed commission which was investigating corruption. Corruption is a major issue in this country, and...

Russians don’t Believe a Corruption-Free State is Possible

There’s no question that corruption is rampant in basically every town, city, state, or country. Russia is certainly not an exception when...

Maldives’ 2013-2018 President Charged with Graft

The Diplomat, a news magazine that covers the Asia-Pacific, reported that 2013-2018 Maldivian president was charged with theft, money laundering, and corruption....

Russia Anti-Corruption Activist Beaten to Death

A Russian anti-corruption organization branch leader, Dmitry Gribov, has been attacked and killed by masked assailants outside of Moscow on Monday, February 10, 2019.

Jennifer Lawrence Sets Out to Solve Corruption Problem in America

A small act of rebellion was all it took to create Katniss Everdeen, a character on The Hunger Games, a hero in the land...

Corruption, Coupled with Bad Governance Has Milked Nigeria Dry

According to various reliable researches, corruption is the root cause of poverty in Nigeria. Transparency International, which releases the Corruption Perceptions Index annually, always...

Former Chinese Interpol Head to Be Convicted of Bribery

Meng Hongwei, the former head of Interpol, is convicted of bribery and will be prosecuted for such charges, according to China’s Communist Party.

Was a Madagascar Beach Resort Constructed Using Black Money From Romania?

The former Romanian Mayor, Radu Mazare, was facing corruption allegations. He resorted to leaving the country and fled to Madagascar just before...

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s Guards Given Power for Loyalty

According www.occrp.orginvestigation Russian President Vladimir Putin recently gave land and power to his former bodyguards for their loyalty. These are the officers of...

African Governments On the Road to Eliminating Corruption

Just last year, a group of African Government Heads came together under one roof to form the African Union Assembly. The African...

Innovative Ways Technology is Effective in The Fight Against Corruption in...

During the last International Anti-Corruption Day, the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) had published a report regarding the effective methods to end corruption with...

Transnational gold smuggling group captured in Italy

On Wednesday, Italian police detained 14 suspected members of a transnational gold smuggling group in Italy, Romania, and Turkey. The group is...

A brief overview of China’s corruption epidemic: Data survey shows who...

Corruption is a type of criminal activity or fraudulent pursuit that is performed by an organization or an individual who is entrusted...

How Drones Track Wealthy Officials and Help in the Fight Against...

In Eastern European countries, activists and civil organizations are making efforts to get a glimpse of the gated palaces of key officials....
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