Politics

Brazil's Temer demands suspension of corruption probe

Brazil's president responds to allegations of obstruction of justice, claiming evidence against him was 'doctored'.

Brazil's Temer demands suspension of corruption probe

Africa

Thousands protest Tunisia's corruption amnesty bill

Proposed law gives amnesty to businessmen accused of corruption under overthrown president Ben Ali.

Thousands protest Tunisia's corruption amnesty bill

Latin America

Brazil's Lula calls corruption case 'a farce'

Ex-president is accused of receiving beach apartment as bribe in a wider corruption scheme upending Brazil's politics.

FIFA

Ousted FIFA investigator: 'Hundreds of cases ongoing'

Officials were 'investigating wrongdoing' at world football's governing body - the focus of numerous corruption cases.

Ousted FIFA ethics investigator: '100s cases ongoing'

Opinion

Why Buhari will not rid Nigeria of corruption

Nigerian president's war against corruption will yield a betwixt-and-between result: so much action, minimal solution.

Fisayo Soyombo

by Fisayo Soyombo

Fisayo Soyombo

Europe

Romania withdraws plan to pardon corrupt officials

Demonstrators force Senate committee to change vote on amendment to pardon officials convicted of corruption.

Romania withdraws amendment pardoning corrupt officials

Sport

FIFA suspends audit official in bribery scandal

Guam football chief Richard Lai, who is a US citizen, pleaded guilty to taking close to $1m in bribes.

FIFA suspends audit official Richard Lai over bribery

Pakistan

Pakistan PM awaits 'Panama Papers' verdict

Security tight around the capital Islamabad as decision on corruption allegations to be announced by judges.

Pakistan PM awaits 'Panama Papers' verdict

Business & Economy

Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in London

Co-owner of F1 team Force India, who fled India in 2016, granted bail before extradition hearing in the UK.

Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in London

Corruption

Mexico governor detained after six months on the run

Javier Duarte, accused of stealing millions of dollars from government, found in Guatemala and could face extradition.

Opinion

Boko Haram feeds off corruption in Nigeria

Both Nigeria and the UK need to take swift action to stop embezzlement and money laundering that enable insurgency.

Salaudeen Hashimu

by Salaudeen Hashimu
- James Ancell

Salaudeen Hashimu

Opinion

Africa's natural resources: From curse to a blessing

It's time for Africa's leaders to address the problems that hinder the development of the continent's natural resources.

Daniel Bekele

by Daniel Bekele

Daniel Bekele

Latin America

Brazil court orders probes into top politicians

Almost one third of embattled President Temer's cabinet under investigation for involvement in 'Cash Wash' scheme.

Ministers, top aides probed over Odebrecht scandal

Politics

Russian opposition leader Navalny freed from jail

Alexei Navalny was among the hundreds arrested on March 26 at an anti-corruption protest he organised in Moscow.

Opinion

Even if Zuma goes, South Africa will remain divided

For a better future, South Africans need to unite across class, race and party political lines.

Ayesha Kajee

by Ayesha Kajee

Ayesha Kajee