Rector Shaninki was charged with fraud

Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation: Rector Shaninki Zuev was accused of embezzlement and conspiracy with ex-Deputy Minister Rakova

Sciences (MSSES) – Sergei Zuev was accused in the case of fictitious employment of employees of the Ministry of Education. This is reported by Interfax with reference to the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia.

Zuev was charged under Part 4 of Article 159 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (“Fraud committed by an organized group or on an especially large scale”).

According to the investigation, to steal money, he entered into an agreement with the former Deputy Minister of Education Marina Rakova and the former Deputy General Director of the Fund for New Forms of Education Development Yevgeny Zak. The defendants entered into fictitious employment contracts at the RANEPA for twelve employees of the Russian Ministry of Education.

Earlier, Rakova and Zak were charged under the same article.