Minister of State in the Ministry of  Finance Arthur Williams, in an interview with the Gleaner/Power 106 newsroom, said the decision to relieve Lenice Barnett of her duties as executive director of the Students’ Loan Bureau was made after a report from the Public Accountability Inspectorate Division of the Ministry of Finance.

The report was compiled after an audit of the Bureau.

Barnett’s position was terminated with immediate effect today.

This announcement was made by Minister of Finance Audley Shaw in a press release earlier.

A temporary manager will be appointed tomorrow after Shaw meets with the chairman of the board of the SLB today and the entire board tomorrow morning.

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