Hezbollah chief warned that a power vacuum could tip the country into civil war, suggesting that adversaries, including the US and Israel, were seeking to exploit an unprecedented wave of demonstrations to provoke conflict.
Film producer and businessman Mohammed Ali fled Egypt after accusing the country’s military rulers and President Sisi of corruption. A campaign he started is picking up steam on social media and now he wants people to get out on to the streets.
Omar al Bashir's last office manager, Yasser Basheer says Sudan's toppled former leader gave him more than $11 million cash in his final months of rule for delivery to different parties.
Mohammed Ali, who has fled to Spain, says Egypt’s military owed him more than $13m for building projects and says billions of dollars have been wasted due to corruption by Sisi and top army officials.
The move comes ahead of a series of planned nationwide demonstrations on Saturday being organised by Alexei Navalny's allies to protest against the exclusion of opposition candidates from a Moscow election next month.
Liberian president, former footballer George Weah is under pressure over alleged top-level corruption and economic mismanagement.
Cho Yang-ho, 70, was on trial for corruption and his death comes less than two weeks after he was forced off the board by shareholders amid snowballing scandals surrounding his family members.
The charges against the bowling all-rounder include being party to an effort to fix the result or progress of an international match, and directly soliciting, inducing, enticing or encouraging a player to do the same.
The International Cricket Council seeks more closely work with Interpol to combat corruption in the sport.
Tokyo prosecutors are considering pressing a fresh fourth charge against Carlos Ghosn over financial misconduct, which now may include buying a luxury boat used by the family of the ex-Nissan boss with money from the car company.
Former Argentine president and current Senator Cristina Kirchner enjoys partial immunity shields her from imprisonment, as she faces another corruption investigation in which she is accused of having received tens of millions of dollars in bribes.
Police have recommended indicting Benjamin Netanyahu for bribery, fraud and breach of trust in three different cases. Israel's attorney general announced a decision to prosecute the prime minister.
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