PNM ‘good’ because UNC ‘bad’, ‘corrupt’

THE EDITOR: The present administration embarked upon a structured programme to regain control of the government. Since 2011, the PNM had been engaged in a political campaign to return that party to power. At the centre of its campaign, both then and even as it continues today, is...
Posted On 31 May 2016
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Shamfa in charge but can’t deal with Tourism

Dear Editor, I read in the Local newspaper with great consternation where Ms. Shamfa Cudjoe said she cannot be upstaged in reference to a question posed to her about the dismissal of the Chairman of TDC. However towards the end of the interview she gave some indication as to why...
Posted On 20 May 2016
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Kudos for Kamla Persad-Bissessar

Dear Editor: After attending the launch of Mrs Kamla Persad-Bissessar’s team for UNC Leadership, I am once again excited and ready to believe again. I have to admit that I was one of the many who allowed myself to be misled by the noise and misinformation of the general election...
Posted On 20 Nov 2015
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Be careful of PNM trickery

Dear Editor: I listened attentively to the PNMs manifesto launch to see what goodies they will offer me if they were to win the elections on September 7th. To be honest, these goodies are what always raise my hopes and expectations. The one that stood out to me the most was the...
Posted On 21 Aug 2015
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What guarantee do we have?

Dear Editor: I would personally hate to end up in a situation where I was like the dog that lost his bone. Do you remember that story from the Aesop’s fables? In the story, a dog that carrying a bone in his mouth looks down as it is crossing a stream and sees its own reflection...
Posted On 21 Aug 2015
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The Makeover of Dr. Rowley that Never Was

The Editor: I am astounded at some of the things the current Leader of the Opposition in Trinidad and Tobago say. I often ask myself who is advising Dr. Keith Rowley? Or better yet, I often ask myself if Dr. Keith Rowley is an individual who is prepared to take advice from...
Posted On 21 Aug 2015
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New Health Facility a sign of progress

The Editor: It was reported that the Prime Minister opened a 70 million dollar two storey health facility in the constituency of Diego Martin West. As with everything it will always have those for and against, therefore, she was greeted with support and also disdain. While...
Posted On 21 Aug 2015
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Mary King’s call absurd

In a country where a lot of the persons in his society seem to be well educated, they make the most absurd comments to the public which can be misleading and misguided. Some of these comments are nothing short of being vindictive and careless. One such utterance is the call for...
Posted On 07 Aug 2015
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From a Jack to a Joker

Dear Editor: Yesterday, Thursday 30th July 2015, the High Court handed down a ruling against Jack Warner in a defamation case involving Senior Counsel Anand Ramlogan. The lawsuit was filed against Mr. Warner for his statements in October 2013, when he claimed that the then...
Posted On 01 Aug 2015
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Urgent Justice Reform needed

A good name is more desirable than great riches; to be esteemed is better than silver or gold. In its simple sense, no amount of money can compensate when someone’s good name is tarnished by false utterances of others. It is a total injustice to bear false witness against...
Posted On 31 Jul 2015
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