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NAIROBI, Kenya | Keino denies wrongdoing, tells AP he didn’t control money

NAIROBI, Kenya — Kip Keino has denied wrongdoing in the Kenyan Olympic corruption scandal, telling The Associated Press that he didn’t have control over the government money that prosecutors say was embezzled and misused around the time of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games. Keino told the AP in a phone interview late Thursday that … Continue reading NAIROBI, Kenya | Keino denies wrongdoing, tells AP he didn’t control money

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Malaysia ex-Deputy PM charged with graft, money laundering

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia’s former deputy prime minister has been charged with abuse of power, corruption and money laundering involving millions of dollars in another graft investigation against the leaders ousted in shock election results earlier this year. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi now leads the opposition after his party was ousted in May’s general elections. … Continue reading KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Malaysia ex-Deputy PM charged with graft, money laundering

NAIROBI, Kenya | Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case

NAIROBI, Kenya  — Running great Kip Keino has handed himself over to police and is under arrest following allegations he and six other Kenyan sports and government officials embezzled and misappropriated more than $545,000 set aside for their team at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Keino, former sports minister Hassan Wario and two other … Continue reading NAIROBI, Kenya | Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case