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Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Benin
  • January 19 2012

Three officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) allegedly accepted a N2 million bribe from Mr Ted Iseghoghi, counsel to INEC at the Edo State Election Petition Tribunal, to falsify documents used during the 9 April National Assembly Election in Ovia Federal Constituency


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Taiwan
  • August 21 2012

A former legislator and top official in Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou's government, Mr Lin Yi-shih, has admitted to receiving NT$63 million (US$2.15m) in bribes


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Russia
  • August 21 2012

A senior operative at the Kabardino-Balkaria Interior Ministry's Department for Economic Security and Combating Corruption has been accused of receiving a 100,000 rouble bribe


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Israel
  • August 21 2012

Former Jerusalem mayor, Mr Uri Lupolianski, has been accused of accepting bribes of between NIS 2 million and NIS 2


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Russia
  • August 21 2012

The chief of the Defense Ministry’s territorial construction department, Mr Sergei Busov, allegedly demanded 1.7 million rubles from a representative from the northwestern branch of the Oboronoenergo energy company in return for a money transfer to the branch’s bank account in payment for work done


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • South Africa
  • August 21 2012

South Africa's ambassador to Oman, Mr Yusuf Saloojee, is reported to have been suspended over corruption claims


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Liberia
  • August 21 2012

The former chair of the National Patriotic Party, Mr Cyril Allen, has accused President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of bribing members of the 53rd legislature to approve the US$649.72 million multi-year fiscal budget


Prison officers allegedly took bribes from newspapers
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 21 2012

Two high security prison officers at separate jails have been arrested for allegedly taking thousands of pounds in bribes from the media


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Kenya
  • August 21 2012

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chairman, Mr Isaac Hassan, and senior officials at the Foreign Affairs Ministry are reported to have been accused of demanding a Sh30 million (US$357,000) bribe from 4G Identity Solutions in return for awarding a tender to supply Biometric Voter Registration kits


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • August 21 2012

Kyrgyz Social Development Minister, Mr Ravshan Sabirov, has been accused of extorting bribes