President of ADK Holdings arrested in the Olympic corruption scandal

Shinichi Ueno allegedly gave 47 million yen in Łapówki

On Wednesday, the police also invaded the headquarters of the Sun Arrow toy company after prosecutors accused Takahashi of accepting the total 7 million yen (about USD 47,000, previously reported as 8 million yen) in the form of bribes from Sun Arrow to choose the company as a licensed companyManufacturer of toys for the Games.The police also handed Takahashi the fourth arrest warrant for allegedly receiving bribes of 54 million yen (about USD 362,000) from ADK and Sun Arrow.

The police had previously arrested Takahashi three times on charge of accepting bribes related to the sponsorship of the Olympics from three other companies: Aoki Holdings Inc., Kadokawa and Daiko Advertising.Takuhashi was also a former manager of the Japanese advertising agency and the exclusive agent of the Japanese Olympics sponsors, Dentsu Inc.

Source:

The Japan Times

by

Hachima Kikō