Kamla: Fathers are key to the future National Development of Trinidad and Tobago

Father’s Day is an opportunity to show our appreciation for fathers and the critical role they play in families and in the community. On this special day, I would like to wish all the fathers of our nation a Happy Father’s Day. I also offer warm greetings to the many individuals...
Posted On 21 Jun 2020
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UNC Announces Five More Candidates for General Elections

The United National Congress has completed the screening process for the selection of candidates in preparation for the General Election due this year. Over the past few weeks, the UNC has named several candidates who will represent the party in the election and champion the...
Posted On 20 Jun 2020
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Kamla: The Keith Rowley Government has failed workers

As the term of this Keith Rowley led Government comes to an end, it will be remembered as one of the worst for this country’s working population.  Under this administration more than 100,000 jobs have been lost, leaving families struggling to make ends meet. This year marks the...
Posted On 18 Jun 2020
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After $20 Billion, Minister Admits ‘Parallel Health System’ Failed

Weekend media reports note that Health Minister Deyalsingh has now frighteningly admitted that the much touted “parallel health system is basically filled at this time.” It’s therefore unable to take in any new Covid-19 patients for the next few weeks. This is a serious cause for...
Posted On 15 Jun 2020
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UNC Choose former National Footballer David Nakhid for Tunapuna

The United National Congress Screening Committee has chosen former National Footballer and International player Mr David Martin Nakhid as the candidate for the Tunapuna constituency in the 2020 General Elections. Mr Nakhid has long been a staunch supporter of the UNC and an avid...
Posted On 14 Jun 2020
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UNC Meets with EBC on General Elections 2020

Today, a contingent from the United National Congress met with and discussed several key election issues with the Elections and Boundaries Commission. The meeting was held at the request of the UNC and is part of the Party’s mandate to work in the interest of the people of...
Posted On 12 Jun 2020
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Kamla – Let Corpus Christi remind us that God is always with us

As Leader of the Opposition, I extend warm greetings to our Roman Catholic community as well as other members of the Christian Community of Trinidad and Tobago on the celebration of the Feast of Corpus Christi. Today, as our Roman Catholic brothers and sisters, as well as other...
Posted On 11 Jun 2020
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Rowley Shamelessly Taking Credit for Building UNC Hospitals

Weather reports are warning of a Tropical Wave affecting T&T today, so please—be safe. If the rains indeed come, it may be a damper on Prime Minister Rowley’s planned opening of the Arima Hospital later today. Or, it may actually be the heavens seeking to wash away his...
Posted On 09 Jun 2020
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Charles to Rowley: Don’t mix up UN, OAS and Rio Treaty

Recently the PM, during a talk show interview, stated that the UN’s treaty is bigger than the Rio Treaty, and that the ‘treaty’ we have with the United Nations tells us that the government of Venezuela is the Maduro government. However, there is no single overreaching...
Posted On 05 Jun 2020
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Kamla Thanks Tim, Suruj

At last night’s UNC virtual political meeting one of our most treasured and accomplished veteran MPs, Dr Tim Gopeesingh, magnanimously announced that he was bowing out of contesting the upcoming general elections, to make way for a younger generation. Earlier this year, Tabaquite...
Posted On 05 Jun 2020
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