Here's one that is hard to grasp from Toxic Charity: How Churches and Charities Hurt Those They Help (And How to Reverse It):
Zaire's President Mobutu Sese Seko is estimated to have personally skimmed $5 billion of aid - an amount equivalent to the entire external debt of his country.
Darren Carlson is the Founder and President of Training Leaders International. As President, Darren oversees the general direction of the ministry and serves as an advocate for pastors with little access to formal training and thoughtful cross-cultural theological engagement. You can connect with him on Facebook and Twitter.