Malta: Former head of Tumas Gaming arrested in connection with journalist’s murder Lewis, G3 Newswire · November 21, 2019 at 6:04 am International news outlets reported today on the arrest of Yorgen Fenech, a prominent businessman, in connection with the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta two years ago. Mr. Fenech was detained by armed officers after his yacht was intercepted and searched. Ms. Galizia, an anti-corruption blogger, was killed by a car bomb in 2017. Malta’s Prime Minister has referred to Mr. Fenech as a ‘person of interest,’ stating that his arrest is part of an ongoing investigation. Mr Fenech was formerly a director of both the Maltese energy company, Electrogas and the head of the Tumas Group, of which Tumas Gaming is a subsidiary, which owns the Oracle and Portomaso Casinos in Malta, in addition to the website portomasogaming.com.