Daphne Caruana Galizia
Daphne Caruana Galizia was a Maltese journalist who investigated corruption at the highest levels of business and politics in Malta.
In 2013, Joseph Muscat’s Labour Party swept to power at the general election on a promise to unite the politically divided country. He oversaw rapid economic growth but his government faced accusations of corruption throughout his time in office.
Friends from childhood, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat brought Keith Schembri into politics from business. Attributed with engineering the successful 2013 election campaign before being appointed as Muscat’s Chief of Staff.
A trusted minister in Muscat’s government, Konrad Mizzi was the face of Malta’s controversial energy deal.
Businessman Yorgen Fenech belongs to one of Malta’s wealthiest families. He ran the powerful Tumas Group which built the island’s first skyscraper and has a hand in casinos, hotels, energy, and property development.