Daily Corruption News: 24 March 2016
Filed under - Politics and government
Today's top story
South Africa: 'Guptagate' claims surrounding Jacob Zuma spark corruption inquiry by police
South African police have announced a corruption probe into President Jacob Zuma’s son Duduzane and the Guptas, a family of businessmen accused of wielding improper political influence.
Global: Novartis settles civil charges alleging bribery in China: SEC
Brazil: Brazil graft crackdown spurs work for lawyers, corporate change
Congo Republic: Congo president Sassou Nguesso reelected in first round
Agence France-Presse (TI mention)
Ghana: Institutional weaknesses hampering fight against corruption – GII
Ghana News Agency (TI mention)
Italy: Ex-Rome mayor in court accused of corruption and illegal financing
Romania: Court sentences ex-minister, ex-mayor for bribes
Multimedia of the week
Sierra Leone: Will Sierra Leone's health system find a cure against corruption?
Blogs and opinion
Global: LatAm eco-traffickers thrive off high profits and low risk
Kenya: Is Kenya serious about tackling corruption?