Daily Archives: October 12, 2013

VIP calls on Government to sign UN Convention Against Corruption

The nation has been rocked by back to back scandals in the past few months and while Government may be trying to right the wrongs of those who pollute the system, many are saying that more can and must be done to protect the integrity of our governance. The Vision Inspired by the People is calling on the Barrow administration to sign on to the United Nations Convention Against Corruption a legally binding international anti-corruption act obliging countries to implement a wide and detailed range of anti-corruption measures affecting their laws, institutions and practices. The UNCAC was adopted by the […]

Death Threats Made To Min Of Health CEO For Investigation Into Missing Money

Ministry of Health is putting the brakes on an investigation into financial irregularities at the Southern Regional Hospital. That’s after the CEO in the ministry of health Peter Allen received a death threat at his office today! Allen told us that he got a call this morning from someone identifying himself as “Mike Moss”. He told Allen that he should call a press conference tomorrow to say that all the accounts at Southern Regional have been investigated and are in perfect order. Allen said he couldn’t do that – and the caller told him that he must not want to […]

Hundreds of Thousands Embezzled From Southern Regional Hospital, Administrator Suspended

Just last night we aired an update into the ongoing audit of the Southern Regional Hospital – where there have been rumours of substantial misappropriation of public funds. But, after the CEO Peter Allen spoke to us in the morning, later that evening when he was heading up to Belmopan he got a call from the Auditor General’s Department. They had made dramatic and disturbing findings. This afternoon via telephone from Belmopan CEO Allen told us what they told him:.. Dr. Peter Allen, CEO – Ministry of Health “What they found was 3 cheques totaling $7,060 which were drawn from […]