Senior Investigative Journalist
Geoff Leo has been a reporter for CBC News in Saskatchewan since 2001. His work as an investigative journalist and documentary producer has earned numerous national and regional awards.
Latest from Geoff Leo
Unknown 'scammers' offered a fake job at the GTH
The Global Transportation Hub says it learned last month that someone had posted a fake ad for a job at the GTH online, leading to more than a dozen job seekers contacting the organization directly.
Colliers International chosen to run and market troubled Global Transportation Hub
As of Oct. 1, 2019, the troubled Global Transportation Hub will be managed by a well-known private commercial developer, according to a news release posted on the GTH's website.
Job-for-cash immigration firm names two Saskatchewan companies as 'success cases'
An immigration company that told CBC it sells Canadian jobs to Chinese nationals seeking permanent residency seems to have unintentionally identified two Saskatchewan companies by name as “success cases.”
Toronto immigration firm charges $170K for fake Canadian job, undercover investigation reveals
A Toronto immigration company offered a job to an undercover journalist posing as a Chinese national seeking permanent residence in Canada for $170,000. For that fee, WonHonTa Consulting Inc. said, the would-be immigrant would be buying the job and paying their own wage.
Sask. Court of Appeal overturns lower ruling, says Input Capital's canola contracts are not 'unconscionable'
The Saskatchewan Court of Appeal says a trial judge was mistaken when he concluded that Input Capital Corporation’s streaming canola contracts were “unconscionable” and therefore unenforceable.
Sask. business people caught up in massive immigration fraud case
Canada Border Services Agency officials used documents found in a trash bin to begin unravelling what they allege was a major immigration fraud scheme led by a couple from White City, Sask., involving fraudulent job offers, hundreds of Chinese nationals and dozens of Saskatchewan business people.
SGEU president chastised for 'egregious behaviour' against union members following independent investigation
A committee of the Saskatchewan Government Employees Union (SGEU), which represents thousands of public employees, has ruled the union’s own president, Bob Bymoen, engaged in “the most egregious behavior that undermines our code of ethics, harassment policy, constitution, policy manual and union values.”
GTH corporate head office up for lease in preparation for private takeover
As part of a significant downsizing, the Global Transportation Hub has put its office space on the market and is planning for a possible move.
Sask. auditor chastises eHealth for sole-sourced contracts and vendor-sponsored trips
Saskatchewan's provincial auditor says she found eight instances where eHealth employees inappropriately went on trips sponsored by vendors and 10 cases where contracts were sole-source without written justification.
Doctor who lost licence for having sex with patients now a 'health coach' on YouTube looking for clients
Saskatchewan's College of Physicians and Surgeons has launched a new investigation into a physician who was stripped of his licence last year after learning he is still calling himself a doctor and looking for new clients.
Anatomy of a vote-buying scheme: Court documents outline massive alleged fraud on Sask. First Nation
Larry Iron, an Indigenous politician, swore on the record in January 2017 that he traded money for votes during the campaign for the election of chief and council on the Canoe Lake Cree First Nation.
SaskPower once again announces plans to build 'Logistics Warehouse Complex' at the GTH
SaskPower has announced the organization will be consolidating its Regina operations from its current 13 locations down to six over the next few years.
'Disgusting and opportunistic' $2M Humboldt Broncos-inspired fund embroiled in conflict
Former Humboldt Broncos board members say a fund set up in the days after the fatal bus crash was an attempt by the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League president to go behind their backs and capitalize on the tragedy.
Province restricts 5 bridges built by company that erected bridge which collapsed opening day
The government of Saskatchewan has directed four Saskatchewan municipalities to put weight restrictions on bridges in their RMs because there is a risk of the "total failure of the bridge if a heavy truck drives over it."