Defence minister Trine Team (S) selected on Tuesday at a press conference to say goodbye to a managing director and head of the department in connection with two cases of fraud.
the department of defense, permanent secretary, Thomas Ahrenkiel, fredes, however, after enough a møgsag.
this is The director of the department of defense Ejendomsstyrelse, as relieved of their duties after the two cases of fraud.
In the latest case from 2018, two persons have been reported to the police, since there have been defects found in 54 of the 64 procurement of the committee.
In the first case, from 2016, there are five politianmeldte persons. Two of them are civilian employees of the department of defense Ejendomsstyrelse and are suspected to have received bribes, respectively, of about 35,000 dollars and 1.7 million dollars.
Defence minister Trine Team got first wind of the big problems in the defense department Ejendomsstyrelse on Wednesday evening. The department, as Thomas Ahrenkiel is the boss of, had already been told about the potential scandals already in the month of april.
Therefore asked Trine Team of his nearest officer for an explanation, which had to be done over the weekend. Thomas Ahrenkiel has in the statement stated that he should have informed the minister earlier:
'I must, in the light of the statement conclude that you should have been informed about the case significantly earlier than it actually happened. You were thus the first of the 4. december 2019 on the evening of informed about a case, as you rightfully should have been informed of, in connection with the fact that you joined as secretary of defense,' writes Ahrenkiel, if the role of the minister, repeatedly during Tuesday's news conference was asked for.
however, It is not the first time, the former chief of the Defence Intelligence service must be in front of a case.
In 2018, he was criticized in a memo from the Attorney general, when he in 2016 had participated in a meeting where his girlfriend and current wife - got himself a nice pay raise.
Thomas Ahrenkiel, who is a Knight of the Dannebrog and a member of the secretive Bilderberggruppe, had, however, before the wage negotiations told the country's top official, prime minister's office permanent secretary Christian Kettel Thomsen, on the relationship.
Why slap Thomas Ahrenkiel for further prosecution in the case, where the boyfriend got a lump sum of 75,000 crowns and a salary increase of 1,500 dollars monthly, when he acted in good faith, as the Attorney stated.Updated Date: 10 December 2019, 11:00