Can South Africa stop cycles of corruption?

We ask former anti-corruption tsar Thuli Madonsela about her investigations of Jacob Zuma and the future of the ANC.

Can South Africa stop cycles of corruption?

Counting the Cost

How corrupt is your country?

A look into Transparency International's latest report on corruption around the world.

People & Power

Sierra Leone: The Mountain Will Fall

Investigating the causes and consequences of a mud slide in Sierra Leone that killed more than a thousand people.


Israel's leaders and corruption allegations

From Barak to Netanyahu, every prime minister since 1996 has been the subject of a corruption investigation.

Israel's leaders and corruption allegations


Guatemala ex-president, ministers arrested over graft

Former president and nine of his ex-ministers suspected of having embezzled funds and committed fraud in 2010.

South Korea

S Korea: Choi Soon-sil jailed 20 years for corruption

The woman at the centre of the scandal that brought down former South Korean President Park Geun-Hye has been jailed for 20 years for corruption.

South Korea

S Korean ex-president's friend sentenced to 20 years

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye's confidante found guilty of using her ties for personal gain.

S Korea: Choi Soon-sil jailed 20 years for corruption


Why is a former Georgian president now a fugitive?

We ask Mikheil Saakashvili about being stateless and talk to Ilhan Omar about Donald Trump.


Maldives president declares emergency, arrests judges

Security forces arrest two Supreme Court judges and a former president as opposition condemns 'purge' in island nation.


Maldives opposition petitions court to oust president

Opposition asks Supreme Court to suspend President Abdulla Yameen and probe graft allegations ahead of elections.

Top court asked to oust Yameen, investigate corruption


Brazil court upholds Lula's corruption conviction

Popular former president barred from running in October elections that opinion polls suggest he would comfortably win.


Vietnam jails oil executives in corruption probe

Former state official imprisoned for life, as 21 others also jailed for up to 22 years in crackdown on oil giant.

Vietnam jails Trinh Xuan Thanh for life over corruption


The dawn of the Saudi entertainment revolution

What a Hollywood deal reveals about Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's ambitions in the entertainment industry.

Bill Law

by Bill Law

Bill Law


Romania: Tens of thousands protest against corruption

Demonstrators brave police and poor weather to protest against law that will make it more difficult to prosecute high-level officials.


Egypt: Notorious former security chief cleared by court

Habib el-Adly, feared interior minister from 1997-2011, was convicted last year of corruption then disappeared.

Egypt: Notorious former security chief cleared by court