Does Emmanuel Macron have problems with his ministers? The number of members of its governments who have problems with the justice system, or find themselves cited in legal proceedings, is growing almost week by week. The list is already long: there was François Bayrou, Richard Ferrand, Gérald Darmanin and a good half-dozen others. Here is now the Minister of Overseas. A preliminary investigation is indeed underway at the National Financial Prosecutor’s Office (PNF) targeting Sébastien Lecornu, rising star of the Republicans before approaching the president, about a possible illegal taking of interests. The file has been quietly conducted since 2019.
The affair started with a letter that was not at all anonymous. A former banker of local communities converted into energy, whose profile does not appear like that of the weirdo classics who seize justice for a yes or a no, in January 2019 sent a long email to the head of the PNF
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