“I thank Albino Ruberti for offering his resignation following the release of a video which reports a violent one verbal quarrel took place on the occasion of a private dinner held in Frosinone two months ago. The sentences contained in the video are serious and not appropriate for those who hold a position of this delicacy. For this reason, while waiting for the actual dynamics of the facts to be clarified, I have acknowledged the resignation of Albino Ruberti and I asked the Deputy Chief of Staff Nicola De Bernardini to assume its functions “. This was stated in a note by the mayor of Rome, Roberto Gualtieri.
“At the same time I want to underline the extraordinary quality of the work carried out by Ruberti as Head of Cabinet, the total dedication and commitment lavished, and I have always appreciated his proud defense of the integrity and autonomy of the municipal administration and its choices “, added Gualtieri, announcing that he accepted the resignation of the head of Cabinet Albino Ruberti.
Alberto Stancanelli will take the place of Ruberti. “I asked Dr. Alberto Stancanelli, councilor of the Court of Auditors, to take up the post of Chief of Staff of the Mayor of Rome Capital and I thank him for accepting my proposal”, announced Gualtieri. “I will proceed today to request authorization from the President of the Court of Auditors to make the new position formally operational as soon as possible”. “Thanks again to Albino Ruberti for the extraordinary work he has done in recent months”, he adds
‘Rome, Lazio‘, a unhappy joke. Albino Ruberti and his partner Sara Battisti they assure: “Corruption has nothing to do with it”. “The scream ‘Oh my God?’ I could have done it “, Albino Ruberti and his partner Sara Battisti, speaking with Corriere della Sera, about the quarrel that led to the resignation of the head of the Capitol Cabinet, protect the privacy of the diner who sparked the violent discussion and they say to the newspaper : “Everything comes from a joke about wine“.
VIDEO SHOCK OF RUBERTI, GUALTIERI HEAD OF CABINET RESOLVES
A violent quarrel in Frosinone, with screams and threats, saw as the protagonist Albino Ruberti, head of the cabinet of the mayor of Rome, Roberto Gualtieri. “I’ll kill them … They have to come and apologize for what they asked me … They don’t tell me ‘I’ll buy you'”. And again “I’ll give five minutes for you to come and apologize on your knees. If they have to kneel in front of you. The video sparked a storm of controversy, and in the morning Ruberti resigned.
Steal shock, the cabinet chief resigns WATCH THE FULL VIDEO
“To avoid exploitation that could harm your prestige and that of the institution you represent, I hereby send back my mandate as head of the cabinet”, writes Ruberti in resignation letter sent to the mayor Gualtieri. “Illustrious mayor, regarding the video published yesterday evening by the newspaper ‘Il Foglio’ – he writes – I confirm that what happened is a verbal quarrel during a private dinner, which has nothing to do with my institutional role. In particular ” . “I am available for any clarification you deem necessary – he continues – and, to avoid exploitation that could harm your prestige and that of the institution you represent, I hereby send my mandate as head of cabinet”.
Video. Steal in the video, published by the sheet and that in the next few hours it will be acquired by the prosecutor of Frosinone, he would be lashing out at a certain Vladimiro and a certain Adriano. The quarrel would have taken place at the black pepper restaurant, in via Brighindi. In the video, in addition to Ruberti, the protagonists of the dispute would be Vladimiro, insurance broker, brother of Francesco De Angelis also present, Adriano Lampazzi, a collaborator of the councilor, and Lampazzi’s partner, the woman whose screams are heard in the video.
Among the witnesses, as reported by the newspaper, there is also Francesco De Angelis, former regional councilor and former MEP of the Democratic Party, now a candidate in the next political elections for the dem. De Angelis, with an email sent to the Nazarene, withdrew his candidacy to the Chamber following the video. De Angelis’ brother, Vladimiro, would in fact be the man with whom Ruberti discusses in the video. The former councilor was in fact at the dinner where everything was unleashed and he would also have witnessed the threats. According to the sources, the withdrawal of De Angelis took place to avoid exploitation, underlining that that of the Frosinone dem exponent was practically “not in an eligible position, but in service”. Because De Angelis was on the list in Rome when his school of reference is the Ciociaria one.
Sara Battisti, regional councilor of the Democratic Party, originally from Frosinone, and companion of the head of the cabinet of the Municipality of Rome, who in the video can hear him trying to appease him and he replies: “Sara if you are on their side I will take the consequences….”. The video ends with a background scream of “oh my God” from a woman. Contacted by the Foglio, Gualtieri’s right-hand man says: “This is a quarrel for football reasons, which happened about two months ago in Frosinone with a third person, whom I do not want to mention, at the end of a dinner. Vladimiro was also present at the scene. and Francesco De Angelis with whom I have excellent relations. Nothing more “
The Democratic Party: “The episode will not remain without consequences”
“The Ruberti case revealed by the sheet? A very serious episode that cannot remain without consequences”. Thus sources of the Nazarene have stigmatized the episode, which subsequently led to the resignation of the head of the cabinet.
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“Both right and right choices”. This was stated by the secretary of the Democratic Party, Enrico Letta, questioned on the resignation of Albino Ruberti as head of the cabinet of the mayor of Rome and on the withdrawal of Francesco De Angelis’ candidacy.
M5s: “The resignation is not enough, review the documents of Gualtieri”
The resignation of Albino Ruberti is not enough: the role he has held up to now as head of the cabinet of the mayor of Rome, and even before that by Zingaretti, must necessarily lead to clarifying what happened in Frosinone in the Ruberti-gate. What does ‘me you buy … otherwise I write to everyone what he said … what you asked me at the table’? In the video from which these phrases are drawn, there is a lot to discover. For these reasons we ask for an immediate review of all the acts approved by the Gualtieri administration to date, starting with the choice of the incinerator. The citizens of Rome have the right to know who really made the decisions. A question will be filed immediately for clarification and, if we are not satisfied, we will bring the matter to the Public Prosecutor’s Office so that it can be clarified for the benefit of all Romans. “This was stated, in a note, by the Movimento 5 Stelle Roma and the Rays Ecology List. and Innovation.
Calenda: “This is the sweet ambience of the Roman Democratic Party”
“This is the gentle ambience of the Roman Democratic Party. Gualtieri’s head of cabinet, formerly Zingaretti’s head of cabinet who” administers “power. If it had happened to us, the Republic would have opened the newspaper for us”. Carlo Calenda, leader of Action, comments with a tweet on the story of Albino Ruberti, revealed by the Foglio with a video.
Salvini: “Between fights and insults Israel this is the campaign of the Democratic Party”
“Brawls in the street and death threats, candidates who insult Israel, young demos who scar the memorial of the earthquake in Emilia. This is the campaign of the Democratic Party: what awaits us in September?”. It is the latest tweet from Matteo Salvini who adds the hashtag “Ruberti” alluding to the cases of the head of the cabinet of the mayor of Rome, Roberto Gualtieri and the candidate dem La Regina.