Corruption Robbing the Continent of its Wealth

AlJazeera English
AlJazeera English
Publication Date:
7 November 2012
Africa, Corruption, Governance, Zimbabwe

The world's wealthy countries often criticise African nations for corruption - especially that perpetrated by those among the continent's government and business leaders who abuse their positions by looting tens of billions of dollars in national assets or the profits from state-owned enterprises that could otherwise be use to relieve the plight of some of the world's poorest peoples.