"My reason for resigning is that the expectations of the role have expanded to require the chairman to be available at short notice throughout the year, irrespective of routine arrangements for deputy and executive cover.
Dilley's wife is from Jamaica but initially he claimed she is from Barbados.
But however you look at it people suffering loss of homes and businesses were left without a pot to you know what in and a lack of support; that is not acceptable especially from a man being paid £100,000 a year for a part-time role.
And while we are at it how come he was paid more than an MP?
Will there be a generous pay out for his resignation?
He posted the image on Facebook December 31, 2015, with a caption that read ""The Kyrgyz people queuing out of the door for there (sic) special delicacy the horse’s penis!!!""
He quickly deleted the post and offered his apology for the caption but he is still toast.
The official line from the authorities is that he is being deported as his work documentation was not up to scratch.
However most people believe it is due to the horse's penis reference which did receive an angry response on local radio.
According to BBC News "the post had caused a lot of discontent and resentment on the part of local staff, who demanded respect for the traditions of the people of Kyrgyzstan, as well as an apology from the mine's management company."
Scotland has some strange dining traditions such as deep-fried Mars chocolate bars and haggis but I doubt they would be so sensitive.
However Kyrgyzstan is not Scotland or the UK and we should respect local traditions and sensibilities when possible.
So if Kyrgyzstan is part of your travel plans don't make fun of the food.
The son named as 33-year-old Christopher Morey has been arrested on suspicion of murdering his father; was it self-defence or motivated by something else.
Morey is being held on $1 million bail which seems an unusual step in the USA.
Here in the UK we have become used to reading or hearing news from across the pond about shooters who escape justice because they claimed to have killed in self-defence.
The father shot and killed three people, Morey's 54-year-old bedridden mother, his 48-year-old girlfriend and 27-year-old Ernesto Calzadilla who was visiting, before the gun was wrestled from him and he was subsequently shot dead.
A Go Fund Me page has been launched to help pay for funeral costs for Calzadilla, a father of a young child.
Saturday it has been widely reported "Obama to announce executive action on guns" and you have to say 'at last. However the powerful gun lobby in the USA will fight any restrictions tooth and nail and in a presidential election year the Democrats and the Republicans will not want to make waves.
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