A high-profile corruption trial of Fujairah Municipality’s former director and seven other suspects got under way today (26 October 2008).
The director was dismissed in June from his post as municipality director, after he was embroiled in serious allegations claiming that he had sold government land for personal gain.
Fuad Ali, Former Fujairah Civic Chief Denies Corruption Charges as Trial Begins, Gulf News, 26 October 2008.
Dr Geoff Pound
Image: Fujairah Court house (Photo courtesy of Fuad Ali and GN at the above link).