Nazaha initiates 120 criminal cases; arrests 184

The Oversight and Anti-Corruption Authority (Nazaha) has initiated 120 criminal cases recently.

The Oversight and Anti-Corruption Authority (Nazaha) has initiated 120 criminal cases recently. While arresting and investigating 184 citizen and expatriates with formal procedures against them; according to an official source.

The source highlighted some of the prominent cases that are under way. The first case was a continuation of what announced on about the available information on the suspicion of corruption acts by a number of municipality employees in one of the governorates; where one of them exploited the influence of the public office to illegally disburse an amount of SR110,006,545 for the benefit of several commercial entities.

They also recovered an amount of SR38,378,411. Procedure is also under way to recover the remainder of the disbursed total amount.