Corruption

Mubarak-era politician Safwat al-Sheirf turns himself in to court

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 12:51 GMT

He is fulfilling the conditions for his appeal to get accepted.

Cassation court upholds sentence on Customs Authority ex-chief

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 12:05 GMT

The Court of Cassation rejected the appeal of former Chairman of the Customs Authority Gamal Abdel Azim.

4th African chief justices conference kicks off in Cairo

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 12:44 GMT

The convention is organized by the Supreme Constitutional Court under the auspices of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Mubarak’s sons acquitted of stock market manipulation charges

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 11:32 GMT

The charges included embezzling at least 493.628 million, after they decided to sell Al Watany Bank of Egypt for profiteering via selling the bank assets in the stock exchange.

Audit report finds 'possible abuse of power' in CAF finances

Sun, 09 Feb 2020 - 11:53 GMT

An independent review of the running of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has found “potential elements of mismanagement” and “possible abuse of power” amidst concern about widespread use of cash payments.

Egyptian authorities hinder wasting, stealing LE 1B

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 10:58 GMT

The Egyptian authorities managed to foil several attempts of illegal earnings and money laundering of up to LE 1 billion in several fields including electricity stealing, public taxies, bribery and misuse for power.

World states mark Int'l Anti-Corruption Day

Sun, 08 Dec 2019 - 10:07 GMT

Corruption is recognized as a major obstacle and anti-corruption as a key accelerator to sustainable development.

Iraqi PM says he will resign

Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 01:12 GMT

Abdul-Mahdi’s resignation came in response to the Iraqi most influential Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani’s call of change on Friday

Meeting of gov't experts of Arab members in anti-corruption convention kicks off

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 - 12:30 GMT

The meeting is held under the chairmanship of Morocco and in the presence of Director of Technical Secretariat of Arab Justice Ministers Cabinet Minister Plenipotentiary.

Sisi orders publishing results of anti-corruption strategy

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 - 12:56 GMT

The ACA report included the results of the first phase of the campaign over the period between 2014 and 2018.

ACA arrests two officials over taking bribe

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 - 04:33 GMT

In this regard, the authority apprehended a deputy head of a gas company over taking a bribe of EGP 250,000 from officials at a private transport company, in return for assigning the transport of gas supplies to the company.

In rare interview: Fethullah Gulen rebukes Turkish regime

Sun, 29 Sep 2019 - 06:01 GMT

Gulen revealed that Erdogan sought his guidance when he first started his political project.

Leaked phone calls unveil corruption of the Erdogans

Sun, 29 Sep 2019 - 11:28 GMT

Extra News TV channel broadcast on Saturday a compilation of leaked phone calls that took place in December 2013 between Turkish President Recep Tayip Erdogan and his son Bilal.

For 1st time, Sudan’s Bashir stands trial for corruption

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 - 12:17 GMT

Former President Bashir was ousted by the military on April 11, 2019. Since then the interim military council has ruled tha country.

South Africa's Zuma to face corruption inquiry

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 10:11 GMT

Former South African president Jacob Zuma will be questioned at a public inquiry into state graft on Monday, a dramatic fall from grace for a politician.

6 arrested for attempting to sell state land at fraction of price

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 06:22 GMT

The Administrative Control Authority (ACA) arrested on Sunday six suspects involved in a corruption case.

Maat Foundation delegates to attend 41st UNHRC Session

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 01:07 GMT

Members of Maat Foundation for Peace, Development and Human Rights are taking part in 41st Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC).

Egypt Today commemorates birth anniversary of Yusuf Sebai

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 - 02:23 GMT

Sebai was born on June 17, 1917, and outside the borders of his homeland was killed in 1978. Today, June 17, is the birth anniversary of the iconic man.

Sudan’s Attorney-General: Al-Bashir to stand for trial next week

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 - 02:58 GMT

The Attorney General added that al-Bashir and his men face dozens of criminal charges of corruption.

Africa loses $50B annually due to corruption, illegal flows

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 - 02:25 GMT

Planning Ministry stressed that the problem of corruption is of the utmost importance to the development priorities in the African continent.

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