Town clerk selection unsettling to council members
As the controversy surrounding the appointment of town clerk Carol Sooba continues Deputy Mayor Patricia Chase-Green says that information released by Minister Ganaga Persaud on why any of the two other Candidates who possessed superior qualifications to Sooba were not selected. She said the Minister’s assertion about Paul Clark’s employment with the IDB were incorrect,
Ms Chase Green said Sooba contrary to the Minister’s statement was never the second ranked applicant. That person was Pro Royston King. She disclosed too that there was even a third applicant who has higher qualifications than Sooba
The Deputy Mayor said Sooba was asked to present her certificates for scrutiny but this was not done.
The union that represents the City workers the Guyana local government Union has given the Ministry 72 hours starting on thursay to rescind the appointment which took place on dec 2.