Finance Secretary abandons post; new appointment made

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By Fareeza Haniff

Nirmal Rekha
Nirmal Rekha

[www.inewsguyana.com] – Minister of State, Joseph Harmon has revealed that Finance Secretary of the Ministry of Finance, Nirmal Rekha has abandoned his post since proceeding on leave earlier this year.

Minister Harmon told a post cabinet media briefing on Friday, September 18, that Mr Rekha had proceeded on leave, which came to an end on July 31 but has not returned to work.

iNews understands that in the interim, Deputy Finance Secretary, Louise Bouyea, has been appointed to act as the Finance Secretary.

When questioned by iNews, Harmon revealed that Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan indicated that several telephone calls were made to Rekha’s house, to which there was no response.

However, Minister Jordan advised that Mr Rekha was in touch with his Secretary at the Ministry on at least two occasions after July 31.

10 COMMENTS

  1. what evidence you have to support this claim please?
    Are you just a PNC PROPAGNDA Mouthpiece spewing HATE?
    you are a SAD little person..

  2. Self-imposed ethnic-cleansing? Or did this financial lizard, er, wizard witch-hunted himself out of the job?
    Rekha must have heard what happened to Cadogan and decided to high-tail it outta Treasury before he could be told to get da hell outta there.
    The public hospital was the financial stomping ground for Jagdeo and his BF, Bobby. Now they have to live off of the measly US$250m haul they made over the last 16 years. Poor fellas. Not!

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