A Catholic district head arrested for bribes.

A Catholic district head and leading candidate for governor in Indonesia’s predominantly Christian East Nusa Tenggara province has been arrested on suspicion of taking bribes.

The Corruption Eradication Commission arrested Marianus Sae, head of Ngada district on Flores Island on Feb 11. He is accused of taking bribes from a contractor working on infrastructure projects in the district since 2012.

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