IT IS THE WRONG TIME to make such a kick!
She didn’t quite issue a red card but former Opposition Leader Mia Mottley still hinted that a major foul had been committed by staging the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Councils Tournament.
At a Press conference at the National Stadium on Tuesday to announce the quarter-final encounters for her own LIME Pelican Challenge, Mottley displayed the adroitness of national midfielder Norman Forde as she dribbled around the question of Government’s use of funds to finance the rival tournament that fell under the aegis of the Ministry of Social Care and Constituency Empowerment.
“I have kept from commenting on the other tournament to avoid the charge of sour grapes, but when people are struggling to pay their bills and are hurting financially while Government funds can be taken up to finance that tournament, then the people will have to judge,” Mottley said. (EZS)
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