PM speaks on Ubaldus Raymond controversy

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has spoken for the first time publicly on the controversy involving Minister in the Ministry of Finance, Doctor Ubaldus Raymond.

“It is under investigation,” Chastanet told reporters today when asked about the matter.

The Prime Minister observed that someone had been arrested.

“We will wait to see the outcome and how information unfolds,” Chastanet said.

He expressed the view that Raymond had done “the right thing” in going to the police.

“Let’s see where that goes,” he said.

According to Chastanet, at this point there was nothing else he could say other than that.