Muscat has overseen Malta’s transformation into a haven and a heaven for criminals and money launderers. His tenure has been characterised by an unprecedented, incessant stream of corruption scandals.
Mizzi has no reason to stand tall. He has every reason to hang his head in shame.
Yorgen Fenech has been in the media often in the last few months, since Reuters had revealed that he had set up a secret company called 17 Black that he was going to use to pay Keith Schembri, the prime minister’s chief of staff, and Konrad Mizzi – at the time the Minister responsible for Energy – each the princely sum of some 5,000 euros a day.