Japan IOC member investigated in France for corruption over Tokyo Games bid
Friday, 11 January 2019 France's financial crimes office says International Olympic Committee member Tsunekazu Takeda is being investigated for corruption related to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The National Financial Prosecutors office says…
The president of Japan's Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda, has been indicted in France on allegations of corruption, an official has confirmed, related to his country's successful bid to host the 2020 Olympics. Lauren Anthony reports.
According to a report by CNN, on Friday, a spokeswoman for the Paris Financial Prosecutor said that the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda was placed under formal investigation in..