ACC says prominent government figures accused of corruption

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has revealed that the government has appointed three individuals to prominent positions within its ranks despite being aware of corruption allegations made against them, reports Haveeru.

The names of the individuals were not revealed.

The ACC official who spoke with the paper said that the issue of taking greater care when considering government appointees had been discussed with the Attorney General (AG).

The official added, however, that they had received no word from the government regarding its response to this issue.