Agency drops bribery charges

Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition) - - BUSINESS -

ABUJA: Nige­ria’s anti-cor­rup­tion agency said yes­ter­day it had for­mally dropped bribery charges against for mer US vice-pres­i­dent Dick Cheney and oil ser­vices com­pany Hal­libur­ton af­ter the com­pany agreed to pay fines to­talling up to $250 mil­lion (R1.7 bil­lion). Hal­libur­ton could not be reached for com­ment.

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