Saturday, December 16, 2017

EMBD sues Moonilal *

Former housing minister Dr Roodal Moonilal


THE Estate Management and Business Development Company Ltd (EMBD) has filed a claim in the High Court against former housing minister Dr Roodal Moonilal.

The action follows investigations by the Ministry of the Attorney General into pre-election contracts distributed through the EMBD to five contractors in August 2015.

This claim centres around the award of ten contracts one month before the September 2015 general elections, “to a select five contractors for the upgrade and rehabilitation of certain Caroni traces and two other contractors for rehabilitation works”, the Attorney General's Ministry said in a statement yesterday.


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