In Brazil, Fraud Investigations Are Multiplying As Quickly As COVID-19 Is Spreading

Video Credit: Wochit News
Published on July 8, 2020 - Duration: 00:34s

In Brazil, Fraud Investigations Are Multiplying As Quickly As COVID-19 Is Spreading

Brazil's novel coronavirus COVID-19 cases are surging by the tens of thousands each day.

What's more, CNN reports the country is contending with a parallel outbreak -- a flurry of corruption investigations.

The two issues collide because the investigations involve the alleged misuse of public money rapidly shelled out for COVID-19 emergency procurement.

The nearly 1,500 investigations have reached all levels of government, including three state governors.

Advertisement

You are here


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Brazil

Largest country in South America
For the first time, India added the highest number of fresh Covid-19 cases among all countries on Sunday. India’s count of 53,641 cases on the day was higher..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 12 hours ago

India’s Home Minister Amit Shah, a close aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has tested positive for coronavirus as the number of cases in the South Asian..
1 day ago • WorldNews
The total number of COVID-19 cases worldwide stands at nearly 18 million, with the highest case totals outside the U.S. in Brazil, India and Russia. Elizabeth..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 day ago

You might like