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KPK backlog reaches more than 16,000 cases

Jakarta   /   Wed, December 3 2008   /  11:09 am

Because of its limited manpower and resources, of some 16,200 cases reported to the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), only a small number had been dealt with, a KPK official said on Tuesday. In 2007, the KPK had only managed to complete its investigations of 19 cases, and was expecting to complete less in 2008, KPK public education division official Budiono Prakoso said. "Our target for this year is to complete the investigations of 14 cases," Budiono said at a meeting to introduce bureaucrats and councilors to a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on corruption eradication, which was signed by the KPK and Indonesia's Regional Representatives Council (DPD). The meeting was held at the Wiswa Sabha building of the Bali Governor's official compound in Renon, and was attended by dozens of local officials including Bali Governor Made Mangku Pastika and re...