Minister Ian Borg shied away from declaring any interest in some form of leadership position in the Labour Party. Replying to questions by Newsbook.com.mt, Borg said that he would be supporting Fearne’s nomination, sweeping aside comments of a ‘diabolical pact’. Borg said that the only current vacancy is that of a leader of the Party and anything else will be considered only if and when the issue arises.
In an article published by the Malta Medical School Gazette, researchers from the Directorate for the Research on Health said that folic acid helps in the reduction of birth defects. They found out that only around one fourth of mothers in Malta take this form of vitamins before getting pregnant.
Minister for Internal Affairs Byron Camilleri admitted to Newsbook.com.mt that every single allegation needs to be investigated.