UNC calls for clarification on new ‘shutdown’ army powers

The United National Congress has taken note of the new measures announced by the Government regarding a two week shutdown of the country’s non-essential services in an effort to stop the spread of the deadly Covid-19 disease. The party urges all citizens to be responsible and...
Posted On 27 Mar 2020
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UNC calls for calm as T&T’s first Covid-19 case is confirmed

The United National Congress is calling for calm and urging citizens to follow the guidelines of public health officials in taking steps to protect themselves and their families, in light of the announcement of the presence of the first case of Covid-19 virus in Trinidad and...
Posted On 13 Mar 2020
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UNC: T&T at boiling point – Rowley’s Government must go

Like the rest of the population, the United National Congress is alarmed over the recent spate of violence in the country.  This Rowley-led Government has no handle on the situation and has failed to fulfil its responsibility to protect and provide for citizens. Over the last 48...
Posted On 17 Jan 2020
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UNC: Let us work to stop the scourge of gender-based violence

The United National Congress notes the ongoing national conversation regarding violence against women, in particular, domestic violence. We note that one of our members has spoken on this issue, expressing his personal opinion on it. The UNC encourages all citizens to share their...
Posted On 15 Jan 2020
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UNC: Dr Rowley needs a wake-up call – his Gov’t failed, citizens deserve better

It comes as no surprise that Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley failed to put forward any plans or proposals to move our country forward in his political campaign advertisement aired on the major media channels on Sunday 12th January 2020. The Prime Minister used Government air-time...
Posted On 13 Jan 2020
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UNC: Superficial shifting won’t help – call elections now!

Keith Rowley has chosen to reshuffle his failing administration on the eve of the election year. Over the last four years Trinidad and Tobago has been plagued by mismanagement and incompetence of this Rowley regime. It is the height of irony that after 4 years of governing...
Posted On 02 Jan 2020
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UNC concerned over reports of irregularities during voting

Political Leader of the United National Congress and Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP is expressing concern over several reports of incidents and irregularities during voting in today’s Local Government Election. The UNC Leader issued the following...
Posted On 02 Dec 2019
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UNC calls for correction to misleading news article

The United National Congress says the Guardian Media group must correct the erroneous and misleading headline carried on the websites of CNC3 and Guardian newspaper: “UNC withdraws case seeking to block the sale of the refinery” published online by Derek Achong on October 24,...
Posted On 25 Oct 2019
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UNC: The EBC must investigate anomalies

The United National Congress is calling on the Elections and Boundaries Commission to act in a transparent, unbiased and fair manner, and respond to the Party’s concerns over discrepancies found within four marginal parliamentary constituencies. During the past four years, the...
Posted On 16 Oct 2019
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UNC to close nominations for 21 General Election seats

The United National Congress (UNC) will close nominations for 21 general election seats currently not held by the party on Thursday 24th October, 2019. UNC PRO Senator Anita Haynes stated, “The UNC has completed the screening process for Local Government, but we also want to...
Posted On 04 Oct 2019
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