Charles: Minister Garcia must come clean on school repairs during this vacation

MP for Naparima condemns the Education Minister for misleading Parliament and the country about vacation repairs to the nation’s schools, specifically, the Fifth Company Baptist Primary School located in Moruga/Tableland, the constituency of junior Minister in the Ministry of...
Posted On 22 Aug 2017
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Kamla: PM Rowley continues to mask his Government’s incompetence in handling seabridge fiasco

Leader of the Opposition Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP says after the Prime Minister’s meeting with Tobago stakeholders today, one thing is certain – Dr Keith Rowley has no ideas, and is incapable of dealing with any of the issues facing our country, including the...
Posted On 21 Aug 2017
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Padarath Calls for Investigation into the Daryl Smith Foundation

Princes Town MP, Barry Padarath has issued a call for Prime Minister Keith Rowley to investigate allegations into the conduct and operations of the Daryl Smith Foundation. Padarath indicated that recently the Minister of Sport was caught red handed making contradictory statements...
Posted On 17 Aug 2017
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The illogical cutback in GATE funding will lead to lasting negative impact on human capital development

The forced shutdown of educational campuses of one of Trinidad and Tobago’s leading private tertiary institutions is a further bleak indication and realization of the unacceptable sharp regression of the education sector under the Rowley regime. The decision of the School of...
Posted On 16 Aug 2017
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Kamla: Mr. Mouttet should step aside and PATT Board and Minister Sinanan should be fired forthwith

Kamla: Mr. Christian Mouttet should step aside from this PR (public relations) gimmick and the PATT Board and Minister Sinanan should resign or be fired over FERRYGATE forthwith The Opposition Leader issued the following statement: This increasingly sordid investigation mess is...
Posted On 16 Aug 2017
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Kamla: Prime Minister misses the boat on investigation of ferry deal

Leader of the Opposition Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP today slammed Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley’s decision to appoint a sole investigator to examine the circumstances surrounding the procurement of the Cabo Star and the Ocean Flower 2. The Opposition Leader issued the...
Posted On 15 Aug 2017
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Kamla calls on Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley to take immediate action on Tobago Ferry

Leader of the Opposition Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP is calling on Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley to take immediate action in addressing the Tobago ferry scandal. The Opposition Leader issued the following statement: Rowley’s apology was too little, too late, and did nothing...
Posted On 14 Aug 2017
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Rowley Government on Vacation

Trinidad and Tobago has been at the mercy of this incompetent Keith Rowley administration for 23 months, during which time, crime has escalated, the economy is in shambles, there has been significant job losses, cuts to education and health care is in crisis. In the face of this...
Posted On 12 Aug 2017
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Moonilal: Calls for Probe in Minister Rambharat use of Police Shooting Range

Agriculture Minister Clarence Rambharat’s family visit to the shooting range of the Police Academy once more unveils the obsession of government ministers with personal security while the rest of the society remains unprotected from rampaging criminals. While law-abiding citizens...
Posted On 11 Aug 2017
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Former Education Minister: Government Has Shut The GATE on Many

Minister of Education Anthony Garcia is further punishing the nation’s tertiary students with dark threats of means testing to access Government Assistance for Tuition Expenses (GATE) mere weeks before the start of the new semester. Mr. Garcia is compounding the severe cuts to...
Posted On 10 Aug 2017
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Kamla: Rowley must answer for Tobago ferry scandal

“A scandal of the highest order, which reeks of mismanagement and corruption, and which warrants a police investigation.” This, according to Leader of the Opposition Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP, regarding the Government’s handling of the procurement of the Ocean Flower 2...
Posted On 09 Aug 2017
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Moonilal: Is the shortage of red sand deliberately created to favour a PNM financier?

The revelation of a shortage of red sand, an essential ingredient in the construction industry, further showcases the incompetence, rampant mismanagement and absence of priorities of the Rowley regime. It also prompts an additional challenge to the declaration by Minister of...
Posted On 08 Aug 2017
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