Elizabeth Solonenko: city Duma of Nizhny Novgorod
The former head of Nizhny Novgorod Elizabeth Solonenko, accused of taking bribes by 79.5 million rubles in absentia arrested by the decision of the court. On Friday, may 29, reports TASS.
At different times, the official held a post of the President of the Nizhny Novgorod regional public Fund of support of party “United Russia”, Deputy mayor, mayor and Vice-Chairman of the city Duma. According to the investigation, from 2013 to 2018 official has repeatedly received bribes Nizhny Novgorod from different companies totaling over $ 79,5 million rubles.
It clarifies the “Kommersant” in 2018 in Nizhny Novgorod opened a criminal case on the procurement of the Uniform centre of the municipal order (ECS) of Nizhny Novgorod. Then Elizabeth Soloninka has resigned of the Deputy Chairman of the city Council and went to England, where she lives now. According to the publication, a few companies close to Solonenko were long-term suppliers of food for ARMS.
Solonenko declared in the international search.
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