22 Apr '11, 11am

Indonesian sports official arrested on alleged bribe charge: JAKARTA - AN INDONESIAN sports ministry official ha...

An Indonesian representative with the South-east Asian (SEA) Games flsg after the ceremonial handover at the closing ceremony in Laos on 18 December 2009. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI JAKARTA - AN INDONESIAN sports ministry official has been arrested on suspicion of bribery involved with November's Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, local media reported on Friday. Indonesia's Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has detained three people including Youth and Sports Ministry secretary Wafid Muharram after a raid on Thursday, the KPK's Johan Budi told the Jakarta Globe. The illeged financial irregularities involve the construction of the athletes' village, the newspaper said. KPK deputy chairman M. Jasin said the arrests were made over a suspected bribery deal, while cheques valued at 2 billion rupiah (S$286,000) were also seized during the raid. 'We are focusing on questioning the...

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