Tag: boki
Macedonia 18.02.20 | 16:00

Whose “privacy” is the court trying to protect?

The shocking decision to exclude the press from today’s hearing in the major racketeering scandal did nothing to quiet down the speculations in the public. On the contrary, the u-turn by organized crime prosecutor Vilma Ruskoska, who yesterday said that the latest batch of recordings will be seen...

Macedonia 13.02.20 | 10:10

Racket trial: The court will examine tapes provided by Jordan Kamcev

Today at the Racket hearing, the prosecution is set to present the recordings made by businessman Jordan Orce Kamcev. It’s expected that these are the tapes already published in the Italian La Verita newspaper, which showed Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 and Zoran Mileski – Zoki Kiceec...

Macedonia 06.12.19 | 13:26

Drama in the courthouse as Boki 13 snaps at Kamcev and Ruskoska

Defendant Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 erupted at witness Jordan Orce Kamcev today, during the Racket trial. Kamcev detailed how Boki 13 and his friend, Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva, were extorting money from him. As the cross examination began, Boki 13, who initially complained that he is not...

Macedonia 08.11.19 | 19:51

Judicial council decides to put Katica Janeva, Boki 13 and Kicheec to trial

A court council found today that the charges filed against disgraced former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva and her two accomplices should be put to trial. Janeva, Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 and Zoran Mileski – Zoki Kicheec are charged with extorting millions of euros from businessmen, blackmailing...

Macedonia 29.10.19 | 14:58

Kod: Katica Janeva had a Louis Vuitton bag with gold plated initials

Disgraced former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva had a Louis Vuitton bag with the initials K.J. gold plated on the bag, reports the Kod investigative news program, citing sources within the investigation. Janeva is charged with using her unchecked power and prestige she gained as the darling of international...

Macedonia 09.08.19 | 09:11

New tapes feature Katica Janeva: Don’t worry, everything will be well, she tells Jordan Kamcev

A second set of tapes that reveal the extortion of businessmen Jordan Orce Kamcev by people close to the Special Prosecutor’s Office was published this morning. This time the audio tapes feature the main Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva herself, and include allegations about prosecutor Lile Stefanova...

Macedonia 08.08.19 | 10:35

State prosecutors won’t confirm or deny whether they have the tape showing Boki 13 extorting money from Jordan Kamcev

Asked about the video and audio tapes revealing how Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 was extorting money from businessman Jordan Orce Kamcev, state prosecutors would not say whether they have the tape as evidence. The tapes were published by the Italian paper La Verita. Prosecutors from the OJO office,...

Macedonia 01.08.19 | 12:18

Zaev seeks to downplay his involvement in Boki 13’s fake “charity”

Prime Minister Zoran Zaev acknowledged that he was discussing the scheme to build homes for the elderly through a bogus charity ran by suspected racketeer Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13. The showman is charged of extorting 1.5 million EUR from businessman Jordan Orce Kamcev, using his close ties to...

Macedonia 31.07.19 | 12:52

In his own words: Boki 13 thanked Zaev for his direct support and “logistics”

Showman Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13, who is the main suspect in the major racketeering scandal that brought down Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva, was also close with Prime Minister Zoran Zaev. The two would meet before and after Zaev became Prime Minister, Boki 13 supported Zaev’s Colored...

Macedonia 25.07.19 | 16:17

Prosecutor Ruskoska attended the opening of Boki 13’s TV station, along with many others involved in the scandal

With Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 in detention, his 1TV television stopped its live broadcasts on Wednesday, and most of the staff was told to take an undetermined amount of time for vacation The TV station, whose editors included outspoken supporters of Zoran Zaev’s Government, opened a little...

Macedonia 19.07.19 | 14:59

Vecer asks: Did Boki 13 fund the SDSM election campaign in Karpos?

Vecer.mk raised allegations that Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 was secretly funding the 2017 election campaign his friend, current Karpos Mayor Stefan Bogoev. Bogoev, who is an up and coming star in SDSM politics and Boki 13 are inseparable, at least judging by the many pictures they would post together...

Macedonia 18.07.19 | 10:25

Katica Janeva’s scandal will bring down the Zaev Government, journalist claims

Journalist Sase Dimovski, who a seasoned courthouse reporter, believes that the scandal developing over Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva will bring down the Zoran Zaev Government. Janeva is suspected of corruption after her associate Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13, and his accomplice Zoran Mileski...

Macedonia 15.07.19 | 23:39

Police entered Boki 13’s television, reportedly seized a computer used by Katica Janeva’s son

Police entered into the offices of the 1TV station today, and seized the computer that Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva’s son Lazar Janev was using. Prosecutors said that the main focus of the search was the office of the owner of the TV station – Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13. Boki 13’s...

Macedonia 15.07.19 | 22:48

Janeva gave one of her phones to the police, claimed she lost the other one, SDK reports

After a number of news outlets reported that Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva’s home is being searched, SDK.mk, an outlet close to the Zaev Government, claims that the police only demanded to seize her phones. Janeva, according to the news site, said that she lost one of her two phones, but handed...

Macedonia 15.07.19 | 22:38

Boki 13 is being interrogated as his accomplice Zoki Kicheec was driven away from the courthouse

With TV crews camping in front of the Skopje courthouse, the interrogation of one of the defendants in the major scandal that erupted today is apparently completed. \ Zoran Mileski – Zoki Kicheec was taken by police out of the courthouse and driven away. It’s still unclear whether the court...

Macedonia 15.07.19 | 21:19

Boki 13 brought before the court for questioning

1TV owner Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 was escorted to the Skopje courthouse a little while ago, to be questioned in the blackmail scandal that was revealed today. Boki 13 was carrying a coat over his hands in apparent attempt to conceal the handcuffs from the cameras which were waiting for him the...

Macedonia 15.07.19 | 20:01

Zoki Kicheec escorted for questioning

Zoran Mileski, better known as Zoki Kicheec, was escorted into the Skopje courthouse recently, for questioning in the Boki 13 scandal which broke today. Mileski is charged of working with Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13, to extort 1.5 million EUR from a businessman, as middlemen in a case which involved...

Macedonia 15.07.19 | 18:55

Katica Janeva is the prosecutor named in the Boki 13 indictment, Alsat TV reports

The prosecutor named in the charges against Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 is no other than the Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva, who resigned today just as the news of Boki 13’s arrest broke. This is reported by Alsat TV’s 360 Degrees program. Janeva’s name was the first association...

Macedonia 15.07.19 | 18:22

Boki 13 scandal: All fingers pointed toward a still unnamed prosecutor

Chief state prosecutors Ljubomir Joveski and Vilma Ruskoska detailed their charges against Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 today, accusing the cross dressing showman and recent TV mogul of receiving a 1.5 million EUR from a yet unnamed businessman to get a yet unnamed prosecutor to be more lenient in...

Macedonia 15.07.19 | 16:59

Geroski: I suspect that Boki’s arrest and Janeva’s resignation are linked

Journalist Branko Geroski claims that the arrest of 1TV owner Bojan Vasilevski, better known as Boki 13, and the resignation by by Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva are linked together. Boki 13 was arrested after a series of articles in which Geroski detailed corruption and racketeering which high ranking...