MP reports embezzlement in Najaf project

There is a case of 'serious fraud' in a project intended for Najaf City, an Iraqi MP warned today. Hussein Sharifi, who is a member of Tourism and Archeology Committee in parliament, told AKnews the case involved is the construction of a three-floor building for which 100 billion Iraqi dinar (US$85 million) has been allocated […]

Mohammed Tayyeb report for AKnews:

There is a case of 'serious fraud' in a project intended for Najaf City, an Iraqi MP warned today.

Hussein Sharifi, who is a member of Tourism and Archeology Committee in parliament, told AKnews the case involved is the construction of a three-floor building for which 100 billion Iraqi dinar (US$85 million) has been allocated while the project requires only 4b IQ (US$3.4 million).