UNC SENATORS DEFENDED THE PARTY WELL TODAY

Today, the Opposition UNC Senators defended themselves and the Party well from the frivolous, anti-democratic motion by Senator Anthony Viera. Senator Wade Mark noted that the Parliament was a gayelle. Senator Jearlean John thundered, “The UNC is a political party. If you...

COVID WORKERS FIGHTING A WAR WITHOUT THEIR PROPER WEAPONS

We congratulate Kamla Persad-Bissessar on her success in forcing the Government to conduct an inquiry into the handling of covid. We take this opportunity to share the experiences of our front-line workers in their own voices as they have had to deal with the Government’s...

ROWLEY, WHERE ART THOU? WHY ARE YOU HIDING IN ST. ANN’S WHILE THE CITIZENS OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO SUFFERED 12 HOURS OF EXTENDED OUTAGE?

For 12 hours, and more in some places, the entire island of Trinidad experienced a power outage, beginning after lunch and plunging the entire island into darkness until well after midnight. At the same time the phone lines, mobile, and the water supply were also shut down. This...

UNC WORKING IN PRINCES TOWN AND COUVA/TABAQUITE/TALPARO

We don’t often hear about what our local government bodies are doing for residents. Henry Awong, Chairman of the Couva/Tabaquite/Talparo Regional Corporation, and Gowrie Roopnarine, Chairman of the Princes Town Regional Corporation share the work they have been doing....

WHATEVER HAPPENED TO KEITH ROWLEY’S INEZ GATE ISSUE?

Remember Inez Gate? What is the Integrity Commission doing about the fact that Keith Rowley as Prime Minister did not fill in the required information in his Form B? Neil Gosine looks back at that in The Checklist. here ==>...
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UNC STANDS WITH PROTESTERS

Today there were two protests, one in Mosquito Creek with residents of Fyzabad and La Brea joined by UNC MPs Dr. Roodal Moonilal, Dave Tancoo and Dr. Lackram Bodoe, to protest the corruption at Mosquito Creek. Also, MP, Councillors and Residents of Caroni East protested...

T&T FALLING APART UNDER THE PNM

With the dramatic and catastrophic collapse of  Package 5A of the Mosquito Creek roadway, now is a good time to revisit the Panel Discussion on “Fixing Our Infrastructure“...

WATER SUPPLY A NATIONAL CRISIS

BY Ken Ali When large communities in central and south Trinidad are denied a water supply for weeks, while urban areas get a constant free flow, it is not the commodity that is in short supply. It is justice. It is equity, fair play, even-handedness. That is the current situation...
Posted On 29 Apr 2019
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Lying Keith Rowley and Sinanan can’t get their maths right

By Capil Bissoon Prime Minister Kei­th Row­ley was being dishonest and deliberately mislead the population by saying that the entire Curepe Interchange Project will cost $221.7M. Is Rowley telling the country that the $221.7M includes the cost of the 37 parcels of land and...
Posted On 21 Feb 2019
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Media Should be More Vigilant with Galleons Passage

By Capil Bissoon I refer to your story in yesterday’s edition of the Trinidad Express captioned “Has the work started” with regards to the mechanical and technical upgrades to the Galleons Passage in Cuba. I must confess that I am a frustrated reader because the media continues...
Posted On 10 Jun 2018
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