Maldives President Abdulla Yameen campaigning on September 7. He lost his bid for re-election. Photo: AFP

Maldives’ defeated president, Abdulla Yameen, accused of receiving US$1.5 million in illicit payments before election

Allegations that cash deposits were made into a private account in Yameen’s name came to light after reports that the Maldivian Monetary Authority had lodged a police complaint

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Maldives President Abdulla Yameen campaigning on September 7. He lost his bid for re-election. Photo: AFP
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