UNC Swears in New NATEX

The new United National Congress (UNC) National Executive (NATEX) headed by Political Leader Mrs Kamla Persad- Bissessar was sworn in yesterday at the Party’s MNF last night. The Party looks forward to work that would be done by the new NATEX to improve the UNC, as we prepare for...
Posted On 13 Dec 2017
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Opposition Chief Whip – ” I made no agreement with Rowley”

All Members of the Opposition are in full support of the Leader of the Opposition Honourable Kamla Persad Bissessar’s decision to vote against the draconian Anti Gang legislation which was debated in Parliament on Wednesday. At no point in time during the debate did I as...
Posted On 09 Dec 2017
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The Opposition refused to be bullied into supporting legislation that could be open to abuse

It is clear, that in the absence of any ideas or plan to deal with crime, the Prime Minister is continuing his usual tactic of passing blame and deflecting from the real issue. The Prime Minister is currently facing the highest murder rate in 10 years and is seeking an exit by...
Posted On 08 Dec 2017
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UNC Calls for the Removal of Senator Lester Henry

The United National Congress is calling for the immediate removal of PNM Senator Lester Henry in the wake of his recent drunk driving charge. Trinidad and Tobago is a nation in crisis and the problem starts with the current PNM leadership. This is the second set of legal problems...
Posted On 04 Dec 2017
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Ramdial Calls For Mobile Patrols Following Chandanagore Shooting

Ashram Ramnath, 32, of Chandanagore Old Road was shot and killed at 3:00AM this morning by two men in an attempted robbery at his home. Initial reports from police say Ashram put up a fight with the bandits which resulted in him being shot in the chest. Couva North Member of...
Posted On 01 Dec 2017
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CABINET POLITICS IN FERRY COMMITTEE?

Following rumours that the political directorate did not approve of the recommendation made by the tender evaluation committee of the Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago, it is deeply worrisome that a Cabinet sub-committee has now been appointed to procure a ferry for the sea...
Posted On 30 Nov 2017
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Ramona: Angostura Holdings Has Failed the Women of Trinidad and Tobago

The Honourable Ramona Ramdial, Member of Parliament for Couva North is calling for the immediate resignation of the Board of Directors of Angostura Holdings Limited and for a new investigation to be launched into the sexual harassment allegations made by a former female employee....
Posted On 30 Nov 2017
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MORE FERRY TENDER CROOKEDNESS?

Confidential sources at the Port Authority of Trinidad & Tobago (PATT) have indicated that there is an issue of concern regarding the selection of a fast ferry to service Tobago following a review of the tender process. Fearful of losing their jobs as former Ag. General...
Posted On 29 Nov 2017
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Kamla to receive “Women of Distinction” Award

Leader of the Opposition and Political Leader of the United National Congress, KamlaPersad-Bissessar, SC, MP, will be presented with the 2017 ‘Women of Distinction’ Award, at Celebrating Women International’s 2017 Awards Presentation and Gala Reception in Nassau, The Bahamas. The...
Posted On 29 Nov 2017
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Tim Knocks former EFCL Chairman Arnold Piggott Non-Appearance before the JSC

The crude and brazen decision of former Education Facilities Company Ltd’s (EFCL) Chairman Arnold Piggott to refuse to appear before a parliamentary Joint Select Committee (JSC) is characteristic of the contemptuous and arrogant Rowley regime. Mr. Piggott not only ignored a...
Posted On 22 Nov 2017
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Moonilal responds to the EMBDC Claim: It a continuation of a campaign of political persecution

Today I became fully aware of a High Court claim filed by the Estate Business Development Company (EBDC) against me and others. Remarkably the EMBDC has now taken court action against 10 entities including their own employees and contractors. A state company that could not...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017
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Message from the Leader of the Opposition on the occasion of Universal Children’s Day 2017

Our nation’s children are our most precious resource, and they must be protected, nurtured, and inspired to become the leaders of tomorrow. As Trinidad and Tobago joins the international community in commemorating Universal Children’s Day, on November 20, 2017, I call upon all...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017
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