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Friday, 16 December 2016

A £millionaire MP stands to pocket another £1.5 from the sale of a Kurdistan-based oil company

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/dec/14/mp-stands-to-make-15m-from-kurdistan-oil-company-sale


MP stands to make £1.5m from Kurdistan oil company sale

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Tory MP Nadhim Zahawi, will receive a payout of nearly £1.5m if the sale completes of the Kurdistan-based oil company for which he has worked since July 2015.
He has been the Member of Parliament for Stratford-on-Avon since 2010.




Conservative MP Nadhim Zahawi
Zahawi apologised for claiming expenses for electricity to his stables and a mobile home.

Is anyone really surprised that another conservative millionaire MP, who claimed for 2012/13 a total of £170,234 in expenses, and in November 2013 "apologised unreservedly" after claiming £5,822 expenses for electricity for his horse riding school stables and a yard manager's mobile home, and has a very checkered record of voting to cap welfare payments to families and cut benefit payments generally, should now be in line to pocket another £1.5 million from an overseas investment.



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