PM replies to Moonilal's claims: "A monstrous lie"

Prime Min­is­ter Dr Kei­th Row­ley has de­nied he has an ac­count in any fi­nan­cial in­sti­tu­tion in the Unit­ed States. He is al­so call­ing on Com­mis­sion­er of Po­lice Gary Grif­fith and the Fi­nan­cial In­tel­li­gence Unit to ini­ti­ate probes in­to the claims Oropouche MP Roodal Mooni­lal has made against him and to re­port their find­ings to the pub­lic.

PM responds to Moonilal's AV Drilling claim today

Prime Min­is­ter Dr Kei­th Row­ley is ex­pect­ed to re­spond in a cou­ple hours to al­le­ga­tions made last night dur­ing the Bud­get de­bate. The PM will stage a press con­fer­ence at 11 am to ad­dress the mat­ter.

Dur­ing the de­bate, Oropouche East MP Dr Roodal Mooni­lal claimed he had doc­u­ments from a Mi­a­mi bank­ing in­sti­tute and emails which re­vealed Row­ley was a ben­e­fi­cia­ry of funds from the A&V Drilling fake oil scan­dal. Mooni­lal claimed he had ac­quired the doc­u­ments fol­low­ing trips he has made to the bank­ing in­sti­tu­tion in re­cent months.