UNC to the Rowley PNM: Focus on bringing down crime, and not on text messages

For yet another time, it is clear that instead of dealing with the fundamental issues plaguing our country, the Rowley PNM has resorted to throwing out distractions to deflect from the recent revelations widely reported in the media that the Rowley PNM has been and is in bed with...
Posted On 05 Jul 2017
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Kamla: Congratulates SEA Students, Calls on Them to Continue Work Towards Achieving Their Goals

I extend congratulations and best wishes to the more than 18,000 children who wrote this year’s Secondary Entrance Assessment. I wish, in particular, to congratulate Lexi Balchan of the Point Fortin ASJA Primary School for her outstanding achievement in placing first in th...
Posted On 04 Jul 2017
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Kamla: Rowley continues to show that he is unfit to lead Trinidad and Tobago

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP, has described the Prime Minister’s dismissal of Marlene McDonald as “yet another episode in the unraveling saga of the Rowley Government”. The Opposition Leader issued the following statement: This latest debacle in the Rowley...
Posted On 02 Jul 2017
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Kamla: Rowley-led Government has failed on crime; citizens living in fear

The Government has broken its promises to the people with regard to dealing with crime, and has failed to bring any measure of comfort to citizens, who continue to live in fear. This, according to Leader of the Opposition Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP – Siparia, who today...
Posted On 01 Jul 2017
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Ramnarine: Juniper’s First Gas, work of the PP government

Juniper’s first gas date has been three years in the making. BP approved the project in mid-2014 and TOFCO started construction of the platform in November 2014. Its approval was predicated on many factors. The largely misunderstood accelerated capital allowances that were in the...
Posted On 01 Jul 2017
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UNC Women’s Arm extends Condolences to Councilor J-lynn Roopnarine’s family and the family of Rose Mohammed and Videsh Subar

The UNC National Women’s Arm extends deepest sympathy to Councilor J-lynn Roopnarine’s family and all the families who have been affected by the recent tragic deaths of Rose Mohammed and Videsh Subar, as well as to all victims of crime in Trinidad and Tobago. The...
Posted On 30 Jun 2017
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Kamla: Rowley’s reshuffle a misdeal – he needs to throw in his cards and start over, or remove himself from the table

Leader of the Opposition Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP, says the Rowley-led Government has failed the people of Trinidad and Tobago and has effectively collapsed; the reshuffle will not improve the quality of life of the people of our country nor ensure their safety and security...
Posted On 29 Jun 2017
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Kamla sets the record straight – the Opposition did not walk out of a debate on the floods

Some recent Newspaper reports on the Opposition’s walkout of the House of Representatives last Friday 23rd June 2017 warrant responses in order to correct some inaccuracies and to present the facts. The Sunday Express’ editorial of June 25, in particular, suggested that the...
Posted On 26 Jun 2017
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Message from the Leader of the Opposition on the occasion of Eid ul-Fitr

Assalam u Alaikum Eid Mubarak! I extend warm greetings to the Muslim community in Trinidad and Tobago and around the world on the occasion of Eid ul-Fitr, the breaking of the fast and the end of the holy month of Ramadan. For Muslims, Eid ul-Fitr is a significant religious...
Posted On 26 Jun 2017
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Kamla: The UNC remains very concerned about the economic outlook for T&T

The United National Congress (UNC) today held a Strategic Planning Session to discuss the state of the country and national issues, and to develop an approach for improved service delivery and representation. The session was attended by Members of Parliament, Senators, and...
Posted On 24 Jun 2017
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