Siptu official refused to give report to C&AG
The trade union official at the centre of the 'Siptu slush fund' controversy refused to hand over a report drafted by accountancy firm Grant Thornton.
The senior trade union official at the centre of the 'Siptu slush fund' controversy refused to hand over a report drafted by the accountancy firm Grant Thornton to the state's spending watchdog.
Matt Merrigan, a senior Siptu official who administered the €5 million fund, commissioned Grant Thornton to examine all records in relation to the fund when details about it became public in 2010.
Merrigan asked the accountants to examine all transactions "on his own behalf",...
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