Saturday, January 20, 2018

Mark: Key PNM man in 'fake oil' sandal missing in action*

making a point: Vice-president of the Senate Nigel De Freitas speaks to Opposition Senator Wade Mark as he gesticulates while making his contribution during the sitting of Senate at Tower D, International Waterfront, Port of Spain, yesterday. —Photo: STEPHEN DOOBAY


ONE of the alleged perpetrators of the Petrotrin “fake oil” scam is missing in action.
Describing the “fake oil” scandal as a “giant conspiracy implicating high office holders in the Government”, Opposition Senator Wade Mark said yesterday former People’s National Movement (PNM) candidate Vidya Deokiesingh, “a willing accomplice” in the alleged money-for-oil fraud, could not be found. Piloting a private motion in the Senate yesterday, Mark said the Petrotrin police were looking for “suspect” Deokiesingh, but they could not find him.

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