Saturday, February 24, 2018

Following the money...in a zigzag way*


We all recall Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar sometime ago raising a matter which we now refer to as the “fake oil” scandal.

Several reports, enquiries and forensic investigations, local and foreign, have corroborated what she would have said. Notwithstanding, the Government reflected, defected and took the route of saying this was a matter for the Petrotrin board and that they could not get involved.

This points to a contradiction and political ambiguity of sorts as they would have “intervened” and not “interfered” in matters of State enterprises before.

 

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