Calabria ex anti-corruption chief nabbed (3)

Maria Gabriella Rizzo suspected of corruption, fraud

(ANSA) - Catanzaro, October 9 - Former Calabria transparency and anti-corruption chief Maria Gabriella Rizzo was arrested on Tuesday in a probe into alleged corruption and false representation, judicial sources said.
    Rizzo, 57, now head of the regional government's tourism, heritage and entertainment department, was arrested along with a tourism-sector entrepreneur from Vibo Vakentia, Laura Miceli, 67.
    Police said the director tipped off the businesswoman on unpublished tenders and also furnished unauthorized consultancy work.
   

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