As Pakistan continues to arrest corrupt officials under the direction of Prime Minister Imran Khan, some officials have slowed major programs in fear of being persecuted.
Pakistani officials hailed on Wednesday a newly signed prisoner exchange agreement with the UK, which opens the door for Pakistani fugitives to be returned and serve their sentence at home.
A Pakistani court in Islamabad ordered ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif and two of his family members to be released on bail while they appeal corruption charges related to their ownership of luxury properties in London.
Pakistan’s newly elected Prime Minister, who made promises during his campaign to decrease government spending, has twice used a 15-seat government helicopter to gohome and back to work.
Pakistan’s newly elected prime minister told British authorities last week that he will try to retrieve wealth corrupt Pakistani politicians have looted and transferred to the UK.
Pakistan’s Interior Ministry rejected on Tuesday last week’s request by anti-corruption authorities to impose a travel ban on former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members.
Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif stepped down on Friday after the country’s Supreme Court reviewed corruption accusations against him and ruled he was not an honest man and should resign.
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