Harris must RESIGN, say St Kitts and Nevis opposition ~ WIC News

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The leader of the opposition in St Kitts and Nevis has called for the immediate resignation of Prime Minister Timothy Harris amid an explosive row over bribery allegations.

Denzil Douglas, who heads the St Kitts-Nevis Labour Party, made the demand after secretly taped telephone calls emerged in a judgment in the UK High Court on Friday.

The case relates to property tycoon Peter Singh Virdee, who is accused of bribing high-ranking Caribbean officials.

“Our country, under the present regime headed by Dr Timothy Harris, has continued to attract one international scandal after another,” said the former prime minister.

“This time the scandal appears to concern the prime minister directly. As a small Caribbean nation, we are fast losing our…

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