Newer and healthier politics

THE EDITOR: Allow me to express my support for Ms Khadijah Ameen in the upcoming Chaguanas bye-elections. The People’s Partnership has indeed made a good move in selecting her as their candidate. She is young, very bright and has a warm and amicable disposition that will be well...
Posted On 04 Jul 2013
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Don’t Burn Your Bridges

Dear Editor, Volney is a good example of an indecisive, desperate man who exercises poor judgement. In the face of a consensus vote of Government and Opposition members in the Dogs Control Bill in Parliament, Volney  voted against the measure. Volney stated that he did not trust...
Posted On 04 Jul 2013
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Hero to Zero

Dear Editor: If it is true that Mr. Warner was never asked to resign as the Member of Parliament, then Mr. Warner’s resignation only works to serve himself and not the people. If he is so certain of their support, there was no need to seek a fresh mandate. Instead of the country...
Posted On 04 Jul 2013
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Unfair to put UNC supporters through pain

THE EDITOR: No one is questioning Jack Warner’s ability to work and get things done, it is for that reason the PM stood by him when Rowley said he can’t be VP of FIFA and minister at the same time… it is for that reason the PM stood by him when the bribery scandal broke… it is...
Posted On 03 Jul 2013
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Is that true Mr. Warner?

It is public knowledge that Mr. Warner has been working with the people of Chaguanas West over the years and all others who have come to him had not been turned away. Over a TV broadcast of the UNC’s political meeting, the Prime Minister stated that the former MP for Chaguanas...
Posted On 03 Jul 2013
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Clouds Over Warner’s Head

Dear Editor, Jack Warner’s refusal to travel internationally is proof of the looming legal issues surrounding him. Warner is also on record for admitting that both he and his family are the subject of an enquiry by the Government of the US, into a range of corporate white...
Posted On 02 Jul 2013
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Let’s Work Together

In the spirit of unity and togetherness, Khadijah Ameen the UNC select candidate to contest the Chaguanas West by-election, has invited former MP Jack Warner, and the other unsuccessful candidates to work with her. The Prime Minister in her walkabout in Felicity with Ameen also...
Posted On 30 Jun 2013
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Is Rowley above the law?

Dear Editor, Since his ridicule over the motion of no confidence in the Prime Minister and the PP Government, Dr Rowley is hell-bent on a smear campaign against Government officials. In the daily newspapers, Dr Rowley has made charges against the Prime Minister and the Attorney...
Posted On 29 Jun 2013
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Keeping the real issue clear

Only in Trinidad and Tobago, office holders in public life act as though they could be two persons at the same time. They must remember that once you hold public office, your duty is to uphold your portfolio at all times. One of the most important offices in this country is that...
Posted On 24 Jun 2013
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Mr Gordon acted beyond his powers

Mr Ken Gordon has cited Section 5 (2) (c) of the Integrity in Public Life Act (IPLA) to justify his action of holding a meeting with Dr Rowley at his home. The said section provides that the Commission shall have the power to do all such things as it considers necessary or...
Posted On 24 Jun 2013
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