Kamla: No Citizen Must Pay for Their Own Covid-19 Quarantine

Today’s newspapers are reporting that the Rowley Government may soon demand that all returning nationals pay for their mandatory Covid-19 State quarantine. This is simply unacceptable, especially after it accessed $20 billion of taxpayers’ dollars since March, 2020. This was done...
Posted On 04 Jun 2020
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AG Al- Rawi continues to use official Ministry accounts to peddle propaganda

Senator Anita Haynes, the Public Relations Officer of the UNC has taken note of a Facebook post on the Office of the Attorney General official page on the vote in the Senate on the Interception of Communications (Amendment) motion. In statement today Senator Haynes noted:...
Posted On 04 Jun 2020
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UNC’s Plan for Agriculture

Now that the rainy season is upon us, many citizens are living in deep fear of the devastating annual flooding it usually brings, which destroys property, livestock, agricultural crops and farmlands. A report in today’s Guardian report keenly highlights this plight. It notes that...
Posted On 03 Jun 2020
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Kamla: Rowley Government Must Stop Provoking the US and Keep T&T in Rio Treaty

A report in today’s Guardian notes the US State Department is suggesting that Trinidad and Tobago withdraws from the Rio Treaty. This after Foreign Affairs Minister Dennis Moses last week claimed that this country is not bound by it. This apparent escalation of ongoing tensions...
Posted On 02 Jun 2020
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Indarsingh: Keith Rowley and Jennifer Baptiste-Primus Cannot be Trusted

Is the Minister of Labour and Enterprise Development Jennifer Baptiste-Primus rejoicing at the prospect that there will be no job losses in the public sector but rather the fall-out will be primarily in the private sector when the country opens back up after the COVID-19...
Posted On 01 Jun 2020
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Oropouche West MP: Agriculture is the new “Green Gold”

On the 175th anniversary of Indian Arrival in Trinidad and Tobago, when the entire country was reflecting on the accomplishments and triumphs of the East Indian descendants, over 40 farmers of Rahamut Trace, Woodland took the time to meet with their MP Vidia Gayadeen Gopeesingh...
Posted On 01 Jun 2020
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Kamla: An Uphill Climb Ahead—But T&T’s Ready to Carry on

  “It’s gonna be a long, long journey It’s gonna be an uphill climb It’s gonna be a tough fight But I’m ready to carry on I’m so glad the worst is over Because it almost took me out I can start living now I feel like I can do anything And finally...
Posted On 31 May 2020
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Message from the Leader of the Opposition on the occasion of Indian Arrival Day 2020

One hundred and seventy-five years ago, a ship docked in Port of Spain and off-loaded a cargo of more than 200 Indian women, men, and children. They came in the hope of a better future for their children and grandchildren, not knowing what was in store for them. The tens of...
Posted On 30 May 2020
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Kamla: PM Rowley Must say if he has Secretly Withdrawn T&T from the Rio Treaty

The recent statement by Foreign Affairs Minister, Dennis Moses, about T&T allegedly not being ‘bound to the Rio Treaty’ is of serious concern. It suggests the frightening, but very real possibility, that the Rowley Government has secretly withdrawn T&T from the very...
Posted On 28 May 2020
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MP Indarsingh Slams Hinds Over Dry Taps

In his first turn at the crease for the second time as Minister of Public Utilities, Fitzgerald Hinds has again failed to deliver. This is the immediate reaction from Couva South MP Rudranath Indarsingh who is challenging Hinds’s statement in the Senate yesterday that the...
Posted On 27 May 2020
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