AL-RAI AL-AAM: Sanaa weekly, 17-2-98. [Archives:1998/08/Press Review]

February 23 1998

Main Headline:
1- Mosque imams in Aden complain of widespread corruption among the judiciary.
2- Financial irregularities have been uncovered in Customs Authority’s branches in various governorates.
3- People’s committee is formed in Hadhramaut to promote solidarity with Iraq.
Article Summary:
The Central Control and Audit Organization is still investigating alleged financial irregularities at the Land Transport Establishment. The director of the establishment and his deputy have misappropriated plots of lands which were allocated by the government for the establishment’s employees. He registered these plots of land under various fictitious name thereby denying many workers their rights.