All about Gerrit Schotte

By Edition On Monday, December 24th, 2018

Disciplinary measures against Schotte

WILLEMSTAD – The prison has taken disciplinary measures against Former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte. Yesterday he gave a radio interview and spoke to other news media from the cell complex of his prison block. More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 20th, 2018

Schotte’s lawyer: His client gets punishment upon punishment

WILLEMSTAD - The lawyers representing former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte think he gets punishment upon punishment in prison. The leader of the MFK party wants to make use of 'business' visits, but the prison says More...

By Edition On Friday, December 14th, 2018

Schotte’s life partner will serve her prison term when it’s her turn

WILLEMSTAD - The moment that partner of Gerrit Schotte, Cicely van der Dijs must serve her prison term, is not yet known. That was confirmed by the spokesman of the Public Prosecution (OM) Norman Serphos. "Unlike More...

By Edition On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

Replacement Schotte’s seat in parliament on hold

WILLEMSTAD – Former Prime Minister of Curaçao who is now behind bars for corruption is at it again. He does not want to lose his parliamentary seat. For this reason, he has filed an appeal against the cancellation More...

By Edition On Saturday, December 8th, 2018

Menki Rojer calls for violent resistance

WILLEMSTAD – Member of Parliament Menki Rojer of ‘Korsou di Nos Tur’ calls for violent resistance. He is convinced that the conviction of Gerrit Schotte is unjust and thinks that the population must rebel More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Schotte’s father: “Gerrit fought for justice”

WILLEMSTAD - A few hundred people have accompanied former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte to prison. Schotte has been sentenced to 3 years in prison. He may also not participate in any election for parliament for More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Schotte continues to lead MFK from prison

WILLEMSTAD - Gerrit Schotte will continue to lead the political party he founded, the MFK. Even if he is serving his sentence in prison. The parliamentary faction will be headed by former Interim Prime Minister More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Schotte reports to prison tomorrow morning, wants to prevent arrest at home by OM

WILLEMSTAD - Former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte will report to the gates of the prison tomorrow at 9 am to serve his three-year prison sentence. As is known, the Supreme Court confirmed the conviction of the political More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Schotte notified of loss Parliament seat

WILLEMSTAD - Former Curaçao Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte was informed by Parliament President William “Junior” Millerson via bailiff that the MFK-leader’s membership of the legislature has come to end with More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

President of Parliament: “Conviction Schotte bad publicity for politics”

WILLEMSTAD - President of Parliament William Millerson thinks Schotte's verdict is not the best advertisement for politics. He says so in response to the ruling of the Supreme Court. The Court sees no reasons to More...