UNC: Covid-19 SOE

The UNC supports initiatives aimed at saving lives and livelihoods and getting this virus under control. However, we reserve the right to raise concerns and to hold the government to account. * We support vaccination as a priority in the fight against Covid. * We encourage all to...
Posted On 16 May 2021
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Opposition Leader: Rowley must act urgently to protect citizens

On the day Trinidad and Tobago recorded its highest fatality rate of Covid and 11 families were plunged into mourning the Prime Minister sought to attack from his ivory tower. 66 people have died in 12 days. The Covid death toll stands at 235. Day after day our nation records...
Posted On 13 May 2021
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Message from the Leader of the Opposition on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr 2021

Today as we celebrate one of the holiest and most joyous days in the Islamic faith, I would like to extend Eid Mubarak to all the members of our Muslim community within our nation. Today our Muslim brothers and sisters celebrate the end of the Holy Month of Ramadan, marking the...
Posted On 12 May 2021
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Opposition Leader congratulates first woman CARICOM Secretary-General, Dr. Carla Barnett

I wish to warmly congratulate Dr. Carla Natalie Barnett, on her appointment as the 8th Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). Dr Barnett’s appointment is historic, as she is both the first woman and the first Belizean to be selected for the post. It is noteworthy...
Posted On 12 May 2021
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Kamla: Protect our mothers, our daughters, and all citizens

As we celebrate another Mother’s Day in the midst of a pandemic, we cannot overlook the important and necessary role the mothers of our nation play in the family, community and in our national development. This Mother’s Day we are faced with a worrying increase in infections and...
Posted On 08 May 2021
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Kamla: This is a time for humility and not arrogance

Trinidad and Tobago cannot breathe today because of the failure of the Keith Rowley Government. 196 families and counting have lost loved ones because of abject mismanagement. When the Covid numbers were at minimum levels the Government was praising itself and patting itself on...
Posted On 07 May 2021
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Kamla: Rowley’s lockdown locks out the vulnerable

The Rowley government has run out of ideas on how to deal with this health crisis, and our nation’s future is now even more uncertain. One year later, when other countries are returning to a semblance of normalcy, Trinidad and Tobago is facing its worst crisis, due to the...
Posted On 03 May 2021
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MP Mohit: Greater Woes for the Poor and Vulnerable from Covid-19 Measures

As the country continues to grapple with the tidal surge in Covid-19 cases inclusive of the new variant, the Rowley administration is hell-bent on creating greater hardship on the poor and low income earners of this country. Notwithstanding the need for stringent measures to...
Posted On 03 May 2021
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Senator Lutchmedial: PM’s Statement Reeks of Dictatorship

The PM’s threat to citizens that police can enter private premises is a dangerous and misleading statement which reeks of the unbridled dictatorship which has become synonymous with the PNM and Keith Rowley particularly since the onset of the Covid pandemic. A responsible and...
Posted On 30 Apr 2021
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Opposition Leader: Lockdown without an economic plan

In the same manner as last year’s lockdown measures, Keith Rowley’s new measures are being done without a proper plan. The Prime Minister has said once again that the country has no money and therefore is unable to provide any support to businesses and individuals who would...
Posted On 29 Apr 2021
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