PM calls for Police Commissioner to investigate Panama claims


Following a press conference in which he described allegations that he and his wife had a secret bank account in Panama as “the worst political lie in the country’s history”, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has asked the Police Commissioner to appoint a magistrate to investigate the allegtions.

Blogger and Malta Independent columnist Daphne Caruana Galizia claims that an offshore company in Panama, set up by the audit firm Nexia BT and revealed during 2016’s Panama Papers leaks, belonged to his wife Michelle.

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