Irregular welfare cheques in circulation

The Chief Welfare Officer is advising the public, especially the business community, to be on the lookout for Welfare Grants in the sum of $280

The cheques, dated August 23 and September 7, 2017, have the corresponding National Registration Numbers 580205-0022 and 690511-0068, are not to be honoured as they present with some irregularities.

Any person in possession of, or having knowledge of someone in possession of these Grants, is asked to contact the Chief Welfare Officer at 535-1001. Persons are also advised that they should contact the Fraud Department of the Royal Barbados Police Force at 430-7195.

The Chief Welfare Officer is appealing for cooperation in this matter and asks that all presented Welfare Grants be placed under the highest scrutiny.

9 Responses to Irregular welfare cheques in circulation

  1. Darson September 10, 2017 at 3:37 pm

    What if the Card proposed by Dr Byer was allowed to pass , instead of the stiff opposition from the opposition to not accept the plan , would this be possible now ??

  2. Joe Public September 10, 2017 at 5:25 pm

    Welfare Cheques in 2017 Barbados is going backwards

  3. Milli Watt September 10, 2017 at 7:07 pm

    a 280.00 fraud and this island got million dollar fraud concerning id numbers that won’t ever get published…………….sssttuuppsseeee this actually passes as news.

  4. Sharon Taylor
    Sharon Taylor September 11, 2017 at 5:36 am

    How it get fraud… He said the cheques have irregularities, he never said they were not printed or signed by welfare officials… Stupse… If ppl brek and hungry, they will cash those cheques…. Stupid officials….

  5. Cherylann Bourne-Hayes
    Cherylann Bourne-Hayes September 11, 2017 at 5:52 am

    Weird wording.

  6. Francia MATTHEWS September 11, 2017 at 6:23 am

    It simple means the Welfare Department DID NOT issued those

  7. harry turnover September 11, 2017 at 6:26 am

    Those cheques were PRINTED AND ISSUED BY THE WELFARE DEPARTMENT…so ANY FRAUD would have had to occur at the WELFARE DEPARTMENT…so it is FRAUD IN THE WELFARE DEPARTMENT and that is why people are asked to contact the Police Fraud Department instead of returning them to the Department where they can disappear without a trace or get lost.

  8. Richard Johnston September 11, 2017 at 8:29 am

    “irregular” Does they mean they are not rectangular?

  9. Carol T Hinds
    Carol T Hinds September 11, 2017 at 10:29 am

    Allllllllllllll the time so??


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