News editor and anchor Tim Durand along with programme director Carol Abraham have been laid off from Marpin 2k4 Ltd.
Reports are that the company is undergoing a restructuring of its news department in order to make the news channel profitable and cost efficient.
“It was purely a financial decision and not because of my performance,” Durand told DNO in an interview Wednesday.
Durand has been with the institution for nine years, seven years with Marpin Telecoms and Broadcasting and two years since Marpin 2k4 became the new owners.
The senior news man says he is considering several option of employment not excluding journalism.
Meanwhile, DNO have been reliably informed by an insider at the TV station some of its younger staff has been given new positions.
Their redundancies take effect on Monday
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