Tag: georgievski
Macedonia 21.07.20 | 17:22

VMRO: State prosecutors refuse to investigate dozens of cases of vote buying by SDSM party officials

Igor Georgievski from VMRO-DPMNE called on the office of state prosecutors to begin acting against the SDSM party officials who were caught bribing voters in the run up to the early general elections on Wednesday. VMRO considers the elections to have been held in an undemocratic atmosphere, and points...

Macedonia 10.04.20 | 14:54

Ohrid Mayor calls on the Government to close his city for outsiders

The city of Ohrid called on the Government to post checkpoints and to ban people from other cities from entry. Ohrid border Struga and the rural Labunista region which, due to their emigrant links to Italy, saw a major rise in coronavirus cases. Ohrid is also an important Orthodox Christian religious...

Macedonia 26.02.20 | 21:24

VMRO-DPMNE calls on Zaev to show some dignity on his way out

Following the mass rally VMRO-DPMNE had on Tuesday evening, the spokesman for the opposition party Orce Georgievski called on the leader of the ruling SDSM party Zoran Zaev to try and show dignity as he faces defeat at the coming elections. The opposition rally, which drew tens of thousands of VMRO supporters...

Macedonia 03.02.20 | 17:48

Police arrests the man who shot their colleague – it was one of the recipients of the 2018 amnesty

This morning the Veles police arrested the man who snatched a gun from a police officer yesterday and shot him five times. It’s one of the 800 criminals who received early release from prison in 2018 as part of an amnesty put in place by the Zaev regime, said Orce Georgievski from VMRO-DPMNE. The...

Macedonia 31.12.19 | 14:40

With days until he leaves office, Spasovski is promoting party loyalists in the Interior Ministry

Overnight, the outgoing Interior Minister Oliver Spasovski signed about a hundred orders to redistribute police officers into new assignments, the opposition VMRO-DPMNE party has warned. According to VMRO’s Orce Georgievski, this is being done to tie the hands of the incoming opposition nominated...

Macedonia 23.12.19 | 15:19

VMRO blames the Zaev regime for the beating of former Gazi Baba Mayor Toni Trajkovski

The attack on former Gazi Baba Mayor Toni Trajkovski is an attempt by the Government to assault its political opponents, said VMRO-DPMNE official Orce Georgievski. Trajkovski, who is being persecuted by the Zaev regime and is a target in an SPO criminal case, was badly beaten up on Sunday evening. The...

Macedonia 21.11.19 | 12:50

Former Prime Minister Georgievski claims that Janeva used between 15 and 20 criminal cases for extortion

Former Prime Minister Ljubco Georgievski claims that between to 20 of the cases initiated by the Special Prosecutor’s Office, were being used for racketeering. The much lauded institution, created under international pressure, is now imploding after Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva was arrested...

Macedonia 26.09.19 | 21:00

VMRO: The Interior Ministry created a unit to pressure media outlets

VMRO-DPMNE official Orce Georgievski informs that the Interior Ministry has created a special unit whose task appears to be to intimidate journalists. Following the raid against the Netpress news site today, which reported on the major M-NAV corruption scandal that involves Zaev’s Government, Georgievski...

Macedonia 08.07.19 | 22:36

Ohrid Mayor downplays the task of demolishing unlawfully built houses in the protected zones

Following his return from the UNESCO summit in Baku, Ohrid Mayor Konstantin Georgievski said that the list of 409 illegal constructions in the protected zone of the city and of lake Ohrid contains only a dozen actual buildings. Georgievski is pressed by UNESCO to show that he can uphold the law and protect...

Macedonia 06.05.19 | 10:16

SDSM candidate wins in Ohrid race marked by controversies

The State Electoral Commission confirmed that SDSM candidate Konstantin Georgievski won the mayoral race in Ohrid. The race was held along with the presidential elections, after Mayor Jovan Stojanoski, elected in 2017, died in office. Georgievski won 16.523 votes, as opposed to 12.668 who voted for Mitre...

Macedonia 01.05.19 | 21:44

SDSM candidate for Mayor of Ohrid involved in a looming corruption scandal worth millions

The SDSM mayoral candidate in Ohrid Konstantin Georgievski is looking to cash in on a major real-estate deal, Lider.mk has revealed. According to the news site, the current acting Mayor has purchased a huge lakeside property together with Zarko Lukovski, former manager of the Macedonian Telekom. Documents...