Convicted Romanian politician Elena Udrea displays pregnancy on the cover of VIVA! magazine

Newsroom 30/08/2018 | 12:38

Elena Udrea, the Romanian former minister and MP who was convicted to six years in prison for bribery and corruption in June and fled to Costa Rica, is featured on the cover of VIVA! magazine this month, showing off her pregnancy.

The cover reads: “A baby girl is getting ready to become, in a month, the big love of the woman who wanted to lead Romania and who now lives in exile,” revealing that Udrea’s daughter will be called Eva Maria. There is no mention of Udrea’s criminal conviction.

In July 2018, Elena Udrea, 44, was convicted to six years in prison for taking bribes and engaging in abuse in office, in the Gala Bute case. Earlier this year, she fled to Costa Rica and requested political asylum, as she claims her conviction is politically motivated.

BR Magazine | Latest Issue

Download PDF or read online: November 2022 Issue | Business Review Magazine

The November 2022 issue of Business Review Magazine is now available in digital format, featuring the main cover story titled “Samsung Remains Top Consumer Tech Provider on Romanian Market.” Read
Newsroom | 29/11/2022 | 10:17

    You will receive a download link for the latest issue of Business Review Magazine in PDF format, based on the completion of the form below.

    I agree with the Privacy policy of
    I agree with the storage and handling of my data by
    Advertisement Advertisement
    Close ×

    We use cookies for keeping our website reliable and secure, personalising content and ads, providing social media features and to analyse how our website is used.

    Accept & continue