25 Most Corrupt Leaders in the World

#23 – Arnoldo Alemán – President of Nicaragua (former)


The full name of this Nicaraguan former politician and former President of Nicaragua is José Arnoldo Alemán Lacayo. His date of birth is 23rd of January 1946. He held the position as President of Nicaragua from 1997 to 2002.

Criminal acts Arnoldo Alemán had committed which include money laundering, corruption, and embezzlement were enough to get him officially charged in December 2002. Arnoldo got a sentence of spending 20 years in jail for his criminal acts he had performed with his wife and administration. However, he was released from jail in 2009.