I was very concerned when the Prime Minister, Dr Keith Rowley, revealed in Parliament over ten days ago that the Opposition Leader, Kamla Persad-­Bissessar, had allegedly tipped off Marlene McDon­ald that she was being investigated and her arrest was imminent.

What was even more disconcerting was that Ms McDonald corroborated Dr Rowley’s statement in Parlia­ment that at least a month before it happened, Mrs Persad-Bissessar warned her that she was to be arrested.

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