Tag: geroski
Macedonia 13.08.19 | 22:59

MAN association of journalists, AVMU media regulator call on Zaev to withdraw his threat against a critical journalist

The Macedonian Association of Journalist (MAN) called on Zoran Zaev to apologize for the threatening statement he made about journalist Branko Geroski, who was instrumental in publishing the initial reports about the major corruption scandal which is dragging down the Government. In a shocking statement...

Macedonia 13.08.19 | 21:47

Journalist Branko Geroski asks Zaev: Are you threatening me?

Following today’s shocking statement by Zoran Zaev, journalist Branko Geroski asked the Prime Minister if he is threatening him? Zaev said that he will not allow criminals, one “vain journalist” (a clear refference to Geroski), and one “faggot” (an even clearer reference...

Macedonia 09.08.19 | 20:59

Geroski warns that SDSM’s mishandling of the Boki 13 scandal will bring down the Zaev Government

Journalist Branko Geroski, who was given inside access to the investigation into the Boki 13/Katica Janeva scandal, called on the SDSM party to stop trying to spin away its responsibility in the corruption allegations and own up and purge itself from its corrupt members. Geroski accused Prime Minister...

Macedonia 07.08.19 | 11:56

As Boki 13’s “charity” defends its actions, calls are made to investigate where did the money go

Officials from the International Association (IA) – a “charity” organization set up by Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 which is suspected of being used for money laundering, began a public spat with journalist Branko Geroski who raised much of the allegations against them. In his latest...

Macedonia 01.08.19 | 19:54

Geroski says that he will reveal a very high level SDSM official involved with the Boki 13 scandal

Journalist Branko Geroski, who had prior knowledge of the investigation into the Boki 13 – Katica Janeva corruption scandal, announced that he will name a very high level SDSM party official involved in the extortion and racketeering. Geroski insists that people involved in the scandal are using...

Macedonia 30.07.19 | 20:24

Geroski claims that Katica Janeva and many SDSM party leaders are being protected in the Boki 13 scandal

Journalist Branko Geroski, who contributed to the opening of the Boki 13/Katica Janeva scandal, published a call to state prosecutors to investigate a charity organization founded by Boki 13, whose board includes many top SDSM officials, and was likely used for laundering the proceeds of extortion. So...

Macedonia 22.07.19 | 22:21

Instead of revealing two corrupt SDSM officials, Geroski threatens to expose half their party

Journalist Branko Geroski backed off from his promise to reveal the names of two corrupt SDSM party officials today. Geroski wrote a series of articles on the scandal that brougth down Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva, apparently drawing on leaks from the organized crimes prosecutor’s office but...

Macedonia 20.07.19 | 19:21

Kiracoski denies reports that he is the allegedly corrupt SDSM party official nicknamed “Kiki”

After Zoran Zaev threatened lawsuits against journalists who speculate over the identities of the two high ranked SDSM party officials who were allegedly deeply involved in the growing racketeering scandal, former SDSM Secretary General Aleksandar Kiracovski denied knowing their identities and dismissed...

Macedonia 20.07.19 | 11:34

Guessing time is over: Geroski says he will reveal the names of the two corrupt SDSM officials on Monday

Journalist Branko Geroski, who reported extensively on the allegations that Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva was involved in racketeering businessmen, announced he will reveal the names of the two SDSM party officials suspected of working with her on Monday. Geroski used code names “Kiki”...

Macedonia 16.07.19 | 19:10

Geroski warns that the Janeva scandal undermines all the other SPO investigations

Journalist Branko Geroski, who did much of the work in bringing down Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 and pushing Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva to resign, warns that Janeva’s corruption now threatens undermine all SPO cases. Geroski claims that Janeva was at the center of a widespread practice...

Macedonia 15.07.19 | 21:07

Geroski reveals details about the Boki 13 scandal: A foreign country helped collect evidence against Boki and his “famous prosecutor” friend

Branko Geroski, the journalist who performed the initial media coverage in the building up of a case against Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13, accused a powerful and “fabled” prosecutor of being the mastermind in the racketeering case. In his latest comment posted this evening, Geroski continues...

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...

Macedonia 21.06.19 | 10:39

Journalist receives threats from an SDSM party activist after exposing Government corruption

After his series of articles in which he blamed Government officials of running a racketeering ring, journalist Branko Geroski says that he is receiving threats from SDSM party activists. Geroski posted the screenshot of a comment he received from a man from Skopje, who claims that he works in the SDSM...

Macedonia 18.06.19 | 17:18

The MAN association of journalists supports Geroski in revealing cases of Government-media racketeering

The MAN association of journalists in Macedonia expressed its support to Branko Geroski as he reveals allegations of a racketeering ring that includes officials from the SDSM ruling party and the owner of a pro-Government media outlet. Geroski published a series of essays in which he describes in detail...

Macedonia 18.06.19 | 10:47

Journalist claims he is being threatened after writing about a racketeering ring led by a ruling party official

Journalist Branko Geroski, who recently shared allegations that officials from the ruling SDSM party and a media outlet affiliated to them are engaging in racketeering of businessmen, warns that he is being threatened after his revelations. They were unable to silence me with slanderous attacks through...

Macedonia 12.06.19 | 10:20

Geroski publishes additional allegations of racketeering by SDSM party officials through a media outlet they control

A day after publicly accusing a major pro-Government media outlet of racketeering businesses, journalist Branko Geroski wrote up additional allegations about the group. Geroski again conceals the names of the media outlet and of the SDSM party officials involved in racketeering, but they are easily recognizable...

Macedonia 10.06.19 | 12:59

In a dramatic essay, ex supporter of SDSM describes how its officials racketeer businesses using a media outlet

Branko Geroski, a journalist long supportive of Zoran Zaev’s regime who has recently fired after criticising the Government, claims that a large pro-Government media outlet is using its political clout to racketeer business owners. Newspaper editor who was fired after withdrawing his support for...

Macedonia 28.05.19 | 21:27

Newspaper editor who was fired after withdrawing his support for Zaev says he will not allow to be silenced

Branko Geroski, a once reliably pro-Zaev journalist who was dismissed as editor in chief of the Sloboden Pecat newspaper after several editorials critical of the Prime Minister, said that he will not allow to be silenced. – I’m grateful to my friends and colleagues who came out in support...