Donald Lu, With Edi Rama until the End

Donald Lu, With Edi Rama until the End

We believe that it is time that the Albanian government declares war on organized crime. This was the declaration of US Ambassador Donald Lu a few days ago during a speech at the School of the Magistrates. After the speech, the media for the most part widely covered Lu’s description of the state of crime […]

High Court Will Judge Peza Case

High Court Will Judge Peza Case

The High Court will take over the case against PS deputy Alfred Peza for hiding income, money laundering, and not declaring his wealth. Peza’s was sent to the High Court today by the General Prosecution. The investigation into Peza’s finances started in January, when it became public that Peza’s wife had bought shares in Credins […]

KQZ Refuses to Remove Mandate of Tom Doshi

KQZ Refuses to Remove Mandate of Tom Doshi

The Central Election Commission (KQZ) today voted unanimously against the removal of the mandate of deputy Tom Doshi. The General Prosecutor requested the removal of his mandate some time ago because of a court verdict from 1990. During the upcoming parliamentary elections, Doshi will be a candidate for the Social-Democratic Party (PSD) of Skënder Gjinushi.

Prosecution Opens Investigation into 4 PDIU Candidates

Prosecution Opens Investigation into 4 PDIU Candidates

ABC News reports that the General Prosecution has started the investigation of 4 candidates of the Justice, Integration, and Unity Party (PDIU) in the context of the decriminalization law. The four candidates under investigation are: Sait Fishta, a businessman and contractor who is no. 1 on the PDIU candidate list in Shkodra, previously convicted for […]

PS Deputy Artan Gaçi Not Up for Re-Election

PS Deputy Artan Gaçi Not Up for Re-Election

The Socialist Party will lose another deputy to the ongoing investigations of the General Prosecution into several members of Parliament in the context of the decriminalization law. Artan Gaçi was one of the five deputies investigated by General Prosecutor Adriatik Llalla for falsifying his self-declaration form. In a public, Deputy Gaçi announces that he will […]

Doris Pack: Cannabis and Criminal Officials Put Albania at Risk

Doris Pack: Cannabis and Criminal Officials Put Albania at Risk

Chairwoman of the EPP’s Women’s Forum Doris Pack declared today that the spread of cannabis across the country and incriminated figures in office pose a risk to Albania. During a meeting in Brussels with Women’s Forum’s Board, Pack stated: Albania is currently experiencing a real madness. The cannabis cultivation is spreading throughout the country, thus there’s a […]

Prosecution Seeks Confiscation of Deputy Peza’s Assets

Prosecution Seeks Confiscation of Deputy Peza’s Assets

TV station News 24 reports that the Prosecution of Serious Crimes has asked the court to confiscate the assets of PS Deputy Alfred Peza. During the session the court will determine whether indeed his assets will be seized under the anti-mafia legislation. The prosecution’s investigation, which was started after Peza’s wife bought stocks in Credins […]

Decriminalization, 400 Officials under Investigation

Decriminalization, 400 Officials under Investigation

Around 400 officials are currently under investigation by the prosecution, as a result of doubts about hiding former convictions from the decriminalization self-declaration form. The prosecution has announced that the official under investigation belong to different levels of the public administration, such as high officials, directors, and executive employees. Among 10 cases of high officials, […]

Caligula’s Horse in Kavaja

Caligula’s Horse in Kavaja

The Assembly of the Socialist Party in Kavaja has made a selection of six candidates for the Municipality of Kavaja after Elvis Rroshi was dismissed in the context of the decriminalization law. One of those candidates is Silvana Daja, the wife of the head of the PS in Kavaja, Gentian Daja. After her candidacy was […]

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