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Mar 3, 2014

3 more Asians got nationalities almost on arrival to the jewel

Director of Public Prosecutions Cheryl-Lynn Vidal dropped an inadvertent bombshell last week, in the form of a memo to the National Crimes Investigation Branch. In that memo Vidal quotes from a report by Police investigator A.S.P. Julio Valdez. Valdez makes the shocking revelation that he found discrepancies in the Immigration Department during his investigation, but he was instructed not to pursue that avenue. Nobody has been able to find out who issued those instructions, and honestly it appears that nobody has made much of an attempt to do so. News Five has managed to obtain a copy of just three of those discrepancies found by Valdez before he was called off the case. Just as he did for Won Hong Kim, Elvin Penner plays a starring role in obtaining nationality certificates for three other Asian nationals. Meet Vietnamese national turned brand new Belizeans Quoc Vinh Truong…Taiwanese national Yiu Pang Chen and Chinese national Jack Jie Qin. All three were given Belizean nationality on the same day, May eighteenth, 2013. All three nationality certificates were signed by then Minister of State with responsibility for immigration, Elvin Penner. Normally these certificates wouldn’t be cause for scrutiny. After all, it was Penner’s official duty to sign such nationality certificates for new Belizeans. But like Won Hong Kim, these three persons did not qualify for nationality. Lead investigator, Assistant Superintendent of Police Julio Valdez, allegedly made inquiries into the three persons to determine when they came to Belize. On October thirty-first, 2013, Valdez received a letter from PGIA Port Commander Debra Baptist Estrada confirming that Chen, Qin and Truong entered Belize on April tenth 2013. Estrada attached the flight manifest as additional evidence, proving that all three came in on United Flight 1407. Chen, Qin and Truong arrived in Belize on April tenth…yet one month after, on May eighteenth, all three became citizens of Belize. Truong, a Vietnamese national and Chen, a Taiwanese national, both give their addresses at twenty-one Vernon Street in Belize City. Qin, the Chinese national, gives an address of Trial Farm in Orange Walk. We note that even in the face of clear evidence of wrongdoing, case in point these three nationality certificates, ASP Valdez was instructed to halt his investigation. So who issued the infamous instructions? We figure it’s just a matter of time before that comes to light.

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5 Responses for “3 more Asians got nationalities almost on arrival to the jewel”

  1. curious says:

    no wanda di adda day i reed eena di news dat penna mi wah bekom wah investa. Di man paket full to di brim. I bet u now mo evidence wah come out gainst dat …….. Whiley can’t decide he no wah do wah investigation pan e own, he gat instrukshans from somebady eena highya ranks. A kant help but staat fi memba wah lee sang weh di radio stayshans deh mi play wen di PUP mi loose deh elekshan, “It’s so sad for me to see the dream is over.”

    Di dream is ova Barro. No wandaz unu di hav kanvenshans all ova di place. U smell di rat pappi. Di lee …… dah wah reel passam. Talk wah latta krap eena di news fi Friday weh e no mean. Deh well know who stap di investigata fi stap investigate Penna. All ah deh know. Now deh wah waan hush hush but tings wah leek out, mark my word.

  2. Ali BaBarrow, ring leader says:

    Penner is one of the 40, untouchable, as long as he does not rat out …

    But do you really think Penner could do this on his own?

    The Honorable Penner is one who takes orders, not give them!

    He does not fly around the world making these deals. He does as he is told.

    Do you actually think some junior minister can outdo ……..?
    If he was that good, he would have …’s seat at cabinet.
    Someone gives him a list of names and says ‘fetch, earn your marks’.

  3. Rod says:

    Time for the downfall of this gov and judas barrow things are completely out of hand in this country people are killing each other at an alarming rate no control over anything this is what happens when you have a totally corrupt pm and gov. With thieves running the country now everyone should arm themselves we have families killing each other there is no control on crime belizeans get unu head out a unu @$$ and march lock up this pm and his gov. Bring back the hanging penalty before you or one of your family members are next maybe your child will be the next one to die from stray bullets.

  4. CEO says:

    How can these guys still face the public?

    Com Pol investigation should be very easy.

    I can hardly wait to hear the crap he will have to say after the investigation.

  5. Lord LOL says:

    Since a lot of Taiwanese are coming to this country freely, we now know who is funding the UDP……

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