Venezuela’s government is intensifying its crackdown on critics of President Nicolas Maduro. Our Venezuelan chapter says that 40 of 77 opposition mayors have been threatened or punished by the government since 2013, with some removed and jailed, some having their powers curtailed and some barred from leaving the country.
Venezuela’s government is intensifying its crackdown on critics of President Nicolas Maduro, ordering the detention of the husband of former Public Prosecutor Luisa Ortega Diaz and separate investigations of prominent opposition leaders.
Almost a third of adult Nigerians pay civil servants and other public officials bribes totaling 400-billion naira ($1.27bn) annually.
A graft survey shows Nigerians spend $1.2bn a year on bribes — to civil servants (to keep the water on), the police (to prevent fines), and even judges
Our chapter in #Venezuela says that 40/77 opposition mayors have been threatened or punished by the govt since 2013… https://t.co/kusC5uKXDd
Public officials in #Nigeria took 400-billion naira ($1.27bn) in bribes in 1 year. > https://t.co/yS0bchBOZc