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Corruption

South Korea’s Ex-President Lee Jailed For 15 Years Over Corruption

Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak has been jailed for 15 years and fined $11.5m on multiple corruption charges. Lee was sentenced in a Seoul court on Friday on charges of bribery, embezzlement and abuse of power. This makes Lee the fourth South Korean…

5th October 2018

Ghana FA Dissolved Over Widespread Corruption And Fraud

hana’s Football Association (GFA) has been dissolved by the Federal Government. This was made public in a release from Ghana’s Ministry of Information following a BBC documentary titled “Betraying the Game,” that documents dozens of major African footballing officials, particularly Ghanaians, taking bribes before…

8th June 2018

Ex-Brazilian President Da Silva Convicted of Corruption

Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is convicted for graft and money laundering and is sentenced to nine-and-a-half years in jail. Brazil’s former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been convicted and sentenced to nine years and six months in prison for corruption and…

13th July 2017