All 111 members of parliament will get vehicles from the Apec fleet, but the fate of 40 Maseratis is not yet knownPapua New Guinea’s prime minister will receive one of the Bentley cars controversially purchased by the government at taxpayers’ expense for the 2018 Apec summit, officials have confirmed.James Marape became PM in May with promises to crack down on corruption. The finance secretary, Ken Ngangan, has told the Post Courier newspaper that all 111 members of parliament will get vehicles from the Apec fleet for their electoral duties, though no one apart from the PM will receive a Maserati or Bentleys. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/oct/28/papua-new-guineas-pm-given-a-bentley-bought-for-apec-summit
Author : Kate Lyons
Publish date : 2019-10-28 01:12:29
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