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Questions from members of the public through the Houses of Parliament

TO: Member of Parliament for St. David, Honourable Dickon A Mitchell

COPIED: Clerk of Parliament Andrew Augustine, Leader of His Majesty’s Opposition, Hon. Keith C. Mitchell, Senator the Hon. Andre Lewis, Trade Union Representative, Senator the Hon. Salim Rahaman, Private Sector Representative and Senator the Hon. Roderick St. Clair, Representative for Agriculture

  1. What are the names of the Advisors and or Transition Leads and their transition staff for EACH Ministry or Government Department in the Public Sector hired from June 23, 2022?
  2. What is the specific source of funds from which they were being remunerated? How much was it per Advisor and their transition staff?
  3. What are the names of the Transition Leads who are still hired as of October 31, 2023? Which Government Ministry or Department are they assigned to? What are their positions?
  4. What is the specific source of funding they are being remunerated from?
  5. What is the legislation which guides the operations of the Ministry of Mobilisation, Implementation and Transformation?
  6. What is the breakdown of the total costs associated with the establishment of the Ministry of Mobilisation. Implementation and Transformation?
  7. What are the names, responsibilities, salaries, benefits and allowances for ALL staff hired by the Ministry of Mobilisation, Transformation and Implementation between June 23, 2022-October 31, 2023?
  8. What are the names of the individuals contracted by the State of Grenada between June 2022-October 31, 2023? What are the terms and conditions of their contracts? What is the specific source of fund they are being remunerated from?
  9. What are the names of all holders of diplomatic positions and or passports? In what capacities are they serving?
  10. What is the relationship between Henley and Partners and the State of Grenada? What is the name(s) of Henley and Partners local Representative(s)? Has the State made any financial contributions towards Henley and Partners between June 2022-October 31, 2023? If yes, how much? What are the justifications for the financial transactions?
  11. What is the nature of the appointment of Tochil Nwaneri? In what capacity was he representing the State and People of Grenada? Were there any financial transactions associated to this appointment? If yes, can the people of Grenada be furnished with copies of the transactions? What were the funds used for?
  12. What is the relationship between the State of Grenada and Total Caribbean Network (TCN) and its affiliates? What is the specific source of funding for the agreement?
  13. What is the name of the “authorised officer” appointed by the Governor-General for the purposes of the acquisition of Kimpton Kawana Bay and Radisson Grenada properties?
  14. What are the names of the members of the “Board of Assessment” appointed by the Governor-General for the purposes of the Lands Acquisition? Can we be provided with copies of their contracts?
  15. Can we be provided with the information with respect to the date, place and time of the inquiries held by the Board of Assessment in re the acquisitions of Kawana Bay and Radisson Grenada properties?
  16. What are the names of the delegation who traveled from Grenada to Boston for the Jetblue inaugural flight? Which Government Ministry or Department or Private Sector were they representing? What is the breakdown of the costs associated to this trip? What is the specific source of funding for this trip?
  17. How much did the State contribute to the 17th Global Citizenship Conference held in Dubai on November 8-10, 2023? What are the names of the delegation who represented the State of Grenada? In what capacities were they present? What is the breakdown of the costs associated to the trip including but not limited to airfare, accommodation and per diem? How did the State benefit from the Conference? What is the specific source of funding for this trip?
  18. What are the terms and conditions of the loan taken by the State of Grenada from the Saudi Arabia Fund? What specific projects are proposed to be funded? What is the exact allocations for each project? What are the deliverables per project?

Concerned Citizen