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ICC President in Corruption Scandal Over Bashir

ICC President Judge Silvia Fernandez
ICC President – Judge Silvia Alejandra Fernández de Gurmendi alleged to have received US$17million in her bank account to recruit, coach and fake evidence and witnesses to testify against President Bashir.

By Jessica A Badebye,

The president of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is facing calls to resign after it emerged that she may have received financial rewards said to be in millions of dollars to ensure the indictment of Sudanese President Omar al Bashir.

Information reaching The London Evening Post here say that between 2004 and 2015, Argentinian-born ICC President Judge Silvia Alejandra Fernández de Gurmendi allegedly received into her private bank accounts at Banco Popular in the Virgin Islands, the First Caribbean Bank in the Bahamas and the Congregation B’nai Israel unexplained funds mounting to over US$17million that was allegedly used to bribe witnesses that enabled the ICC to indict the Sudanese leader. Continue reading ICC President in Corruption Scandal Over Bashir