Indonesia jails ex-minister over US$800,000 bribes


Imam Nahrawi (centre) stepped down as Indonesia’s sports minister last year when he was named as a suspect in a bribery case. – AFP pic, June 30, 2020.

A FORMER Indonesian sports minister has been jailed seven years after he was found guilty of taking US$800,000 (RM3.4 million) in bribes, said his lawyer today.

The sentence, handed down yesterday by a Jakarta anti-corruption court, comes after Imam Nahrawi was convicted of accepting bribes to approve grants given by the Indonesian Sports Council.


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