Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Anti-Corruption Prosecutor Arrested for...Corruption?!

The head of the anti-corruption task force, Nazmi Mustafa, created by Kosovo PM Haschim Thaci has been arrested on suspicion of accepting bribes in exchange for dropping corruption charges along with two other task force members.

I was traveling last week and didn't have the chance to pounce on this interesting local here it is...

Mayor of Ferizaj Sentenced to Jail Time, Resigns, Extraordinary Elections Announced
The Supreme Court of Kosovo sentenced the mayor of Ferizaj, Bajrush Xhemajli, to two and half years in jail for a traffic accident that left one person dead and injured several others.  Following his resignation, Kosovo President Jahjaga announced extraordinary elections to be held on 29 April for a new mayor.