MP Charles to Moses: You cannot ignore binding Treaties by ‘vaps and invite sanctions

Naparima MP Rodney Charles is condemning Foreign and CARICOM Affairs Minister, Dennis Moses, for his reckless statement that TT is not bound by the Rio Treaty and the Resolution which imposed travel restrictions against Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodriguez. “Nothing is...
Posted On 27 May 2020
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United National Congress Ready for General Elections

On Tuesday 26th May 2020, the United National Congress continued the screening process for the selection of candidates in preparation for the General Election, due this year. Some nominees have already been screened and named. On Tuesday, nominees for 12 more constituencies were...
Posted On 27 May 2020
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Kamla: After $20 billion and 12 ‘step down facilities’ —why insufficient spaces for cruise ship nationals?

A report in today’s Express notes that the National Security Minister is continuing to adopt his very severe ‘wait and see’ stance with respect to bringing home the final batch of stranded cruise ship nationals. This is frankly unacceptable, given the fact that the Health...
Posted On 25 May 2020
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Message from the Leader of the Opposition on the occasion of Eid ul Fitr 2020

As the Muslim community across the world observes the holy occasion of Eid ul Fitr, I extend warm greetings and best wishes to our Muslim brothers and sisters on this joyous day. In 2020, celebrations such as Eid ul Fitr have had to change significantly, as across the globe the...
Posted On 24 May 2020
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Kamla: A Prime Minister in Hiding

I note with tremendous concern a report in today’s Express newspapers stating that the United States has officially warned the T&T Government that our country can face US sanctions. This, if it in any way assists five Iranian fuel tankers due to pass through our waters en...
Posted On 23 May 2020
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Kamla: A government of dangerous lies and cover-ups—Rowley and Young must resign now!

It is truly one of the darkest days in our nation’s history when a foreign Ambassador is compelled to publicly declare that the very person entrusted to protect our national security has blatantly lied on him, and for yet another time, to the people of T&T. But frighteningly,...
Posted On 20 May 2020
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UNC: Young, Rowley must go

The Keith Rowley administration has once again been caught lying to the people of Trinidad and Tobago. Less than a week ago, the Opposition questioned Minister of National Security and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister Stuart Young in the Senate, and Young claimed that...
Posted On 19 May 2020
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UNC: Le Hunte’s resignation shows a crisis at the top

The announcement of the sudden resignation of Public Utilities Minister Robert Le Hunte shows that not only has Keith Rowley lost the support of the people of Trinidad and Tobago, members of his own government are losing confidence in his ability to govern. The Prime Minister...
Posted On 17 May 2020
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Opposition Chief Whip – Total Destruction of Democracy and Disrespect to Parliamentary Principles

Yesterday’s conduct by the Government marked a dark day in our nation’s Parliamentary history as it is now clear that the Rowley Regime has thoroughly massacred the principles of our Parliament and are geared towards destroying our democracy. It is totally horrendous...
Posted On 17 May 2020
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FUELGATE PART 10: Kamla: PM Rowley must publicly explain the US ‘blacklist”

In yet another development in the highly controversial ‘Fuelgate’ fiasco, media reports note that the US Embassy has sent T&T’s Foreign Affairs Minister a US Government ‘blacklist’ of all nations, companies and persons currently under its sanctions. This includes the...
Posted On 16 May 2020
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