Global Corruption Crackdown 2024: Elections Under Siege
2024 • 36min • News • International
Published On: February 02, 2024 - In 2024, a historic 67 countries are gearing up for elections, but a shadow looms over the democratic process. Unprecedented levels of corruption charges are haunting candidates worldwide. Join former diplomat Amb. Ashok Sajjanhar and foreign affairs expert Robinder Sachdev in a riveting discussion with Editor News9 Plus Sandeep Unnithan & Kartikeya Sharma as they delve into the alarming cases unfolding globally. In the US, former President Donald Trump battles serious charges. In Pakistan, there are legal storms as ex-Prime Minister Imran Khan faces back-to-back sentences for corruption and treason, shaking the political landscape. Corruption allegations have also rocked the African National Congress in South Africa, putting Nelson Mandela's party on the brink of an existential crisis. All these are examples of the contradiction between corruption, election, and democracy. Don't miss the insightful conversation as ‘The News9 Plus Show’ navigates the intricate web of global corruption and its profound impact on the upcoming elections.