Ethiopian Federal Attorney General charged 50 people with corruption and abuse of office in relation with the construction of a dam on the Blue Nile river, the Ethiopian News Agency (ENA) reported Sunday.
A whistleblower complaint filed with regulators states that Ethiopian Airlines went into the maintenance records on a Boeing 737 Max jet just a day after it crashed this year, among other corrupt activities, reports the Associated Press.
Ethiopian authorities arrested dozens of intelligence officers and high-level officials from the country’s military-run Metals and Engineering Corporation, METEC, on charges of graft and human-rights abuses, local news reported over the weekend.
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