It’s a story of how foreign companies plunder Africa’s natural resources. Using confidential documents provided by Wikileaks, Anatomy of a Bribe exposes the government ministers and public officials willing to sell off Namibia’s assets in return for millions of dollars in bribes.
I-Unit journalists spent months undercover posing as foreign investors looking to exploit the Namibian fishing industry.
The country’s Minister of Fisheries is shown willing to use a front company to accept a $200,000 ‘donation’.
Exclusive testimony from a whistleblower who worked for Iceland’s largest fishing company reveals that his employers instructed him to bribe ministers and even the president in return for fishing rights worth hundreds of millions of dollars.
1 Dec 2019 | 26 min read