Daily Corruption News: 20 October 2016

Filed under - Politics and government

Posted 20 October 2016

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Nigeria: $15m scandal: Patience Jonathan sues SERAP over alleged abuse of human rights
The Daily Post

Wife of the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan, Patience Jonathan has sued Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, over alleged campaign of “calumny” against her with regards to criminal investigations instituted against her by security agencies.

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China: Refocus of China's anti-graft campaign means almost anyone a target

Mexico: Mexico seeks arrest of state governors caught in corruption rows

Nepal: Nepal suspends anti-corruption chief

Romania: Anti-corruption prosecutors seize former Romanian PM’s property
Romania Insider

US: Nassau county executive to be charged in corruption case
The Wall Street Journal

Blogs and opinion

Global: The potential to correct corruption

Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe - How to rob a country
All Africa (TI mention)

News from Transparency International

Press release: Panama must set date for public release of official Panama Papers report
On the blog: Why are three of the world’s richest countries doing so little to stop corruption?

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