An independent inquiry into a botched green energy scheme which sparked a major political row in Northern Ireland will hear final submissions next week.
The RHI inquiry has heard there was a "great drive to centralise power" within the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) in its appointment of special advisers within the Northern Ireland Assembly.
Arlene Foster has said she did not sign a blank cheque for the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme.
A former special adviser to DUP leader Arlene Foster has said he “should have dug deeper” into the details of the ill-fated renewable heat incentive (RHI) scheme.
The chairman of a public inquiry into Stormont's botched green energy scheme has questioned whether a key department run by DUP leader Arlene Foster was dysfunctional.
Democratic Unionist leader Arlene Foster has defended her role in Stormont’s botched green energy scheme as she appeared before a public inquiry.
The Stormont Assembly has been plunged into crisis after all non-Democratic Unionist members walked out ahead of a disputed statement by the First Minister on her role in a botched renewable energy scheme.
Jonathan Bell suspended from DUP after comments about Arlene Foster’s handling of green energy scheme
Senior Democratic Unionist Jonathan Bell has been suspended from the party.