Corruption is the virus which could affect any country of the world in this planet About 1 billion people live below the line of poverty and it is estimated that the cost of corruption which is been occur is 1 trillion dollars. Corruption has many types the most common type is political corruption in which any government official use their power and resources for their personal reasons, complex laws and procedures are also a reason of corruption in the world which distract common people.
Corruption is at his peak when Elections time came politicians and big industrialists give money and bribery of politicians buy votes. This is the beautiful land but filled with corrupt people who destroy economy of their country for their own personal reasons.
Here is the list of top 10 most corrupt politicians in the world 2017.
10: Petro Poroshenko
He is fifth and corrupt president of Ukraine he was the foreign affair minister from 2008 to 2011 and also served as a minister of trade and economic development in 2013. He talk about more for the high level of corruption issue but he is deeply involved in endless corruption and generate a huge amount of money which is conceal in other countries his well established business and lot of asset all are result of endless corruption. Ukraine president Petro destroy the Ukraine economy and corrupt politician in the world history.
9: Kim Jong UN
Most corrupt North Korean politician Kim Jong UN is the chairman of the worker party of Korea he also served as a supreme leader of democratic People’s Republic of Korea. North Korean country is involved in high level of corruption but Kim Jong UN known as most dangers and corrupt politician in the world according to Panama papers. Kim Jong UN has lavish lifestyle he is richest person with 5 billion USD and his assets from more than 200 banks in other words he has endless wealth, interesting thing is that he is youngest head of state and Korean leaders salary about 1500 dollar he generate money illegal ways and most corrupt politician in the world.
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo belongs to world poor country but he is richest person in the world earn lot of money in power and served as a President for long period of time. He is a leader of Guinea currently but he was a chairperson of African Union Between 2011 to 2012. This government has known as non-democratic Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo also a corrupt politician and abuse of power. Teodoro Obiang seized assets about $71 million by court on charges corruption, public funds and money laundering. Due to high level of corruption he declares as biggest corrupt politician in the world.
7: Narendra Modi
Narendra Modi is a most corrupt politicians in the world and the chief minister of Gujarat and current 14th Prime Minister of India. Narendra Modi is alleged that he took money from Sahara and Birla when he was the CM of Gujarat. It is said that there were 13 different transactions that involved Modi and with the grand total of RS 55 crors when he was the chief minister of India he took this money from Sahara group, also allege that he took money from his rich businessman friends for the election campaign now it is the matter of fact that how he had pay back this big amount to his friends when Modi is in power.
6: David Cameron
David Cameron born in October 1966 in London to richest Upper class family he is a British Politician and served as a Prime minister of United Kingdom also a leader of conservative party. According to Panama leaks he is most corrupt politician also part of offshore resources but he refused and said I have only one house in London and no more property. David Cameron talks about Afghanistan and Nigeria that both are most corrupt countries, and also he want to corruption free his own country which is biggest corrupt country he also involved in high level of corruption and declare as a most corrupt politician in the world.
5: Khalifa Bin Zayed AL Nahyan
Khalifa Bin Zayed AL Nahyan is the supreme commander of union defense force and the president of the United Arab Emirates. This royal family has already $150 billion resources but it seems that all this money came from major corruption with offshore companies he is among the world top corrupt politician and has linked dealing with worlds top leaders in panama papers. Khalifa Bin Zayed AL Nahyan is the owner of dozens of properties in London which is worth of 1.2 billion dollar which include BHS building on Oxford Street and Mayfair’s Berkeley square estate. He is considered as the top most corrupt politicians of the world.
4: Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson
Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson is an Icelandic politician and the youngest prime minister of Iceland as well. He is involved in offshore companies as panama papers shoes after the panama papers releases he resigned from the seat of Prime Minister. Biggest leaks in the history of the world revels the financial affairs of Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson and his wife came into interrogation after the panama leaks. He has the allegation that he had hidden the major resources from his voters ever since he has become the prime minister. It is said that he has illegal properties in London through offshore companies and he is among the most corrupt leaders in the world.
3: King Salman Bin Abdulaziz
Salman Bin Abdulaziz is a king of Saudia Arabia also head of house of Saud, for the 48 years he served as a deputy Governor and Governor of Riyadh during 1963 to 2011. The panama papers are the leaks of confidential documents through offshore companies’ people increases their bank accounts and king Salman is one of the name in the list of leak papers. As the panama paper releases he has $17 billion net worth which is really big amount through offshore companies. King Salman owns expensive properties and companies in London which include almost 34 million dollars and declare as corrupt politician.
2: Vladimir Putin
Russian politician Vladimir Putin is a current President of most powerful country Russian Federation and served as prime minister three times during 1999 to 2012. He is declare world top most corrupt politician in panama papers leaks due to lot of wealth well establish business and two billion property in many other countries. He is most corrupt politician due to some corrupt moves like the food that never came, the vacation villas in Spain, saving his associates, Putin retirement home and getting rich. He destroys the economy of this country and involved in high level of corruption and world richest politician.
1: Nawaz Sharif
Nawaz Sharif is a Prime Minister of Pakistan he is richest person in Pakistan with well establish business in whole country he has many mills factories and earns lot of money from these. Nawaz sharif has done $418 million corruption his tenure which is huge amount and show that he has done high level of corruption. He has also lot of projects, land property, out of country business and many other mega projects all are hidden projects but currently involved in Panama papers leaks. He generate lot of money from the Metro bus service project and declare as most corrupt politicians in the world due to countless corruption.
Top 10 Most Corrupt Politicians in the World 2017
Rank Name Country
1 Nawaz Sharif Pakistan
2 Vladimir Putin Russia
3 King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Saudi Arabia
4 Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson Iceland
5 Khalifa Bin Zayed AL Nahyan United Arab Emirates
6 David Cameron United Kingdom
7 Narendra Modi India
8 Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo Equatorial Guinea
9 Kim Jong UN North Korea
10 Petro Poroshenko Ukraine
Courtesy: BBC News Point Published On: Wed, Mar 22nd, 2017