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Opposition Leader: Rowley desperately shifting the goalposts over Presidency

Having realised that the choice of Christine Kangaloo to become the next President of Trinidad and Tobago has drawn the ire of the public, Rowley is now desperately attempting to shift the goalposts and raise all manner of red herrings and distractions. The Opposition has never...
Posted On 09 Jan 2023
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Did Minister Young Prevent Divers Families from Testifying at the CoE?

The obscene action by Paria’s Attorney Mr. Gilbert Peterson, SC, to object to the families of the deceased divers from testifying at the Commission of Enquiry is outrageous and a slap in the face to both the victims of this tragedy as well as the people of Trinidad and Tobago....
Posted On 09 Jan 2023
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Opposition proposes Israel Khan SC for President

The Opposition has today requested the Government to consider Mr Israel Khan, Senior Counsel, for President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Yesterday, we indicated our non-support for Ms Kangaloo on the basis, inter alia, that as a sitting PNM politician under the hand of...
Posted On 07 Jan 2023
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Senator Nakhid Writes COP on Government’s Misbehaviour in Office

Reference is made to the captioned matter and to my letter dated the 9th November, 2022 which was served upon and accepted by you personally at the Police (TTPS) headquarters in Port of Spain on the 9th November, 2022. By my letter dated the 9th November 2022, I requested inter...
Posted On 04 Jan 2023
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Tancoo: Imbert’s Cruel Joke

After a year in which citizens of Trinidad and Tobago have been battered by floods, record high murders, increased unemployment, soaring food prices caused by the combination of fluctuating world commodity prices due to the Ukraine/Russia conflict and the exorbitant local fuel...
Posted On 31 Dec 2022
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Opposition Leader New Year’s Message

2022 has been a difficult and challenging year for our nation. It was a year in which our country sadly witnessed one of the worst industrial accidents in our history in which four divers at the Paria Fuel Trading Company, Fyzal Kurban, Kazim Ali Jr, Rishi Nagassar and Yusuf...
Posted On 31 Dec 2022
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MP Lee: Young is out of touch with the Energy sector

Minister Young’s recent review of the energy sector in 2022 was nothing but a deceptive fabrication to cover up the reality that T&T’s energy sector has collapsed due to this government’s chaos and dismal performance. It is utterly ridiculous that Minister Young claimed that...
Posted On 30 Dec 2022
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PADARATH: Electricity Increases Spells Disaster for Lower and Middle Class

Princes Town MP, Barry Padarath is calling on all citizens to attend and participate in the public consultations hosted by the Regulated Industries Commission on the increase in electricity rates. The Opposition Shadow Minister of Public Utilities stated that citizens must voice...
Posted On 30 Dec 2022
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Opposition Leader: A Caribbean giant has left us too soon

Today I join the nation in mourning the passing of a legendary son of the soil and a true Caribbean giant, Dr Leroy Calliste, better known as the ‘Black Stalin’. The Black Stalin, a five-time Calypso Monarch, elevated the art form of Calypso and social commentary to new heights....
Posted On 28 Dec 2022
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Couva North MP expresses condolences on the passing of Calypso legend Black Stalin

Today I have received the sad news of the passing of legendary and internationally acclaimed Calypsonian Dr. Leroy Calliste – the Black Stalin – has thrown not only the local entertainment fraternity into mourning, but has also touched the wider international community. Local...
Posted On 28 Dec 2022
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