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JAMAICA | Wheatley Relieved of Energy portfolio, PNP not happy

KINGSTON, Jamaica July 2, 2018 - Following weeks of pressure by the parliamentary opposition as well as civil society, Prime Minister Andrew Holness has removed the important energy portfolio from embattled Minister of Science Energy and Technology Andrew Wheatley, as the government seeks to cauterise the fallout being experienced from the Petrojam scandal.

JAMAICA | Petrojam Directors Resign, Paulwell not yet satisfied

Kingston, Jamaica, June 19, 2018 : Amidst reports that Petrojam Chairman Perceval Badahoo-Singh, and fellow  Jamaican directors Richard Creary and Harold Malcom have resigned from the board, People's National Party (PNP) Shadow Minister of Energy Phillip Paulwell says although this is  a step in the right direction, it does not go far enough in addressing the corruption and deepening crisis at the nation's oil refinery.
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