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Al-Rawi: McDonald Asked Me About Her Investigation

  ATTORNEY General Faris Al-Rawi has revealed that MP for Port-of-Spain South and corruption-accused Marlene McDonald had asked him whether he knew about an ongoing investigation into her. Speaking to the media at Skinner Park on Thursday, Al-Rawi said he did not make any inquires to the police about McDonald’s matter after she had asked […]Read More

State to Call 22 Witnesses in McDonald’s Case

THE State would be relying on about 22 witnesses to prove its case against Member of Parliament for Port-of-Spain South Marlene McDonald who is on a number of criminal charges. McDonald is on $2 million bail and made her first appearance in the Port-of-Spain Magistrate’s Court on Monday. She faces charges of conspiracy to defraud, […]Read More

Carew Finally Gets His Bail

AFTER 11 days on re­mand, Michael Carew, the long-time com­pan­ion of for­mer gov­ern­ment min­is­ter Mar­lene Mc­Don­ald, has accessed his bail. His bailor was ap­proved by of­fi­cials at the Port-of-Spain Mag­is­trate’s Court on Thurs­day af­ter­noon.  Carew was the last of the five corruption accused to go home after getting his bail approved. Mc­Don­ald, Carew, Wayne An­tho­ny, […]Read More

McDonald Common-law Husband Still Can’t Secure His Bail

PORT-OF-SPAIN – CORRUPTION accused Michael Carew, the long-time companion of former public administration minister Marlene McDonald, is still to access the bail he was granted last week Monday. Carew, 72, McDonald, 61, as well as Wayne Anthony, 66, Victor McEachrane, 65 and Edgar Zephyrine, 75, have been charged with corruption and money laundering offences and […]Read More

Rowley: I Found Out About McDonald’s Arrest Via WhatsApp

PORT-OF-SPAIN – PRIME Minister Dr Keith Rowley says the charging of his former minister of public administration is not a crisis but the sign of a strong government crafting “a new society.” He made this comment at the post-cabinet news conference at the Diplomatic Centre in St. Ann’s on Thursday. The Prime Minister said, “The […]Read More

Marlene Secures Her $2M Bail

  FIRED minister of public administration Marlene McDonald has been able to secure her bail while still at the St Clair Medical Centre. She is on fraud, conspiracy and misbehaviour charges and secured her $2 million bail on Wednesday. When she is discharged from the medical centre, she will be able to go straight home, […]Read More

Marlene McDonald Fired Again

Marlene McDonald has been fired again. This time Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley, who is the political leader of the People’s National Movement (PNM), has revoked McDonald’s position as a deputy political leader of the PNM. In his Facebook Page, Rowley said, “As The Political Leader of the People’s National Movement, I have today revoked […]Read More

Former Minister on $2M Bail

FORMER minister of public administration Marlene McDonald has been given $2 million bail in absentia. She was at the St Clair Medical Centre when her matter was called before Chief Magistrate Maria Busby Earle-Caddle in the Port-of-Spain Magistrate’s Court. McDonald’s attorney Pamela Elder made the application on behalf of her client who was slapped with […]Read More

Marlene Falls Sick, Taken to Hospital Instead of Court

  ST CLAIR – FORMER public administration minister Marlene McDonald has been rushed to a private health institution after complaining of feeling unwell while in police custody. She and four others were expected to appear before a Port-of-Spain magistrate at 9 a.m. on Monday, but McDonald was taken to the St Clair Medical Centre after […]Read More

Marlene McDonald to be Fired for a 3rd Time

   PORT-OF-SPAIN – MARLENE McDonald is to be fired for an unprecedented third time as cabinet minister in the Government of Trinidad and Tobago. This was announced in a press release by the Ministry of Communications early on Monday. The release stated, “The Government has been reliably informed that based on the advice of the […]Read More