Post Tagged with: "Alejandro Toledo"

Toledo’s Party Faces Setback as Lawmakers Split Off

Toledo’s Party Faces Setback as Lawmakers Split Off

Former President Alejandro Toledo’s Peru Posible party has taken another blow, with five of the lawmakers breaking off from the party on Wednesday. Lawmakers Mariano Portugal, Marco Falconi, Cecilia Tait, Norman Lewis, and Wuiliam Monterola announced that they would form a new political group, called Regional Union, citing irreconcilable differences. […]

Toledo Sits Before Congressional Committee, Denies Wrongdoing

Toledo Sits Before Congressional Committee, Denies Wrongdoing

Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo answered questions from lawmakers on Monday, and again denied any wrongdoing in the purchase of pricey real-estate in Lima by his mother-in-law. Toledo, who governed from 2001 to 2006, has come under fire since it was revealed that his mother-in-law, Belgian national Eva Fernenburg, bought an office and […]

by · May 28, 2013 · 0 comments · Politics
Peru Officials Deny Use of Police Intelligence to Discredit Opponents

Peru Officials Deny Use of Police Intelligence to Discredit Opponents

Peru’s government has denied that it is using the national police’s intelligence division to discredit political opponents, after accusations from analysts and prominent politicians, state news agency Andina reported. “We consider these accusations offensive, they are creating an environment of political instability… and they are very harmful to the economic stability of the country, […]

Attorney General Opens Investigation on Toledo over Property Purchases

Attorney General Opens Investigation on Toledo over Property Purchases

Peru’s Attorney General’s office has opened an investigation into accusations of illicit enrichment by ex-president Alejandro Toledo in relation to the purchase of two properties that his Belgian mother-in-law has purchased in Lima. Jose Pelaez, the attorney general, said that his office will start a preliminary investigation that will involve […]