ICIJ on 22nd May published a post on West Africa Leaks – which explores the impact of offshore secrecy in the 15 countries that make up Africa’s westernmost region, where reporters work in English, French and Portuguese and dozens of local languages.  ICIJ has spent the past 6 months working in secret with journalists from 11 West African countries and pored over 27.5 million files from recent offshore investigations.  It reveals financial secrets about some of West Africa’s most powerful politicians and business leaders.

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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