UNC Announces Constituency Executive, Women’s Arm and Youth Arm Elections

The United National Congress continues its preparation for upcoming Local Government and General Elections.  At a joint caucus of the UNC’s Parliamentary Arm and National Executive held on Friday 31st May, 2019, a decision was taken to hold Constituency Executive Elections, as...
Posted On 01 Jun 2019
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UNC: PNM Strategy “lock-up somebody” to take the heat off Faris

This matter is now before the police, and as such we await the outcome of the investigation. The details on the detention are still being made available, and we do not wish to speculate, however it must be noted that all citizens are deserving of due process, justice and...
Posted On 22 May 2019
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UNC – Rowley needs a reality check; he’s disconnected from the needs of citizens

Last night’s PNM Public Meeting in Chaguanas East is the latest indication that Keith Rowley and his Government are incapable of governing our country. Instead of addressing the issues affecting people, including a worsening water crisis, escalating crime, massive job losses and...
Posted On 08 May 2019
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Message from the UNC on World Press Freedom Day 2019

The United National Congress joins the international community in commemorating World Press Freedom Day 2019, a day in which we pay tribute to the journalists whose work helps to safeguard the fundamental principles of our democracy. The theme chosen for this year’s...
Posted On 03 May 2019
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Indarsingh calls the State’s response to week-long tragedy in Carli Bay inhumane

Member of Parliament, Couva South, The Hon. Rudranath Indarsingh is today lamenting the inhumane response to the unfolding, week-long tragedy in his constituency whereby Sie­u­nar­ine Gyandass, his broth­er Chu­ni­lal Gyan­dass, Ku­mar Lal­la, Ronald Nar­i­nesingh, Vedesh Mar­lo,...
Posted On 19 Apr 2019
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UNC condemns hate speech; PRO Anita Haynes calls for unity

Hate speech has no place in Trinidad and Tobago. So says UNC Public Relations Officer Anita Haynes. She says the party has noted certain statements currently circulating on social media which refer to citizens, in this case, residents of Tobago, in a derogatory manner. “The UNC...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019
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Former AG Anand Ramlogan responds to Sunday Express

I write in response to the article “Anand’s conflict of interest” in the Sunday Express of April 7, 2019 by Denyse Renne. The opening paragraph is completely false and mischievous. I have never been the subject of any criticism by a High Court judge for representing two clients...
Posted On 08 Apr 2019
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Government continues to fail in its role to protect our citizens

While the PNM government tries to fool the population into believing that criminal activity is on the decline, active duty police officers are themselves becoming victims of crime. The theft of a marked Police vehicle on Wednesday, from officers on duty in Claxton Bay highlights...
Posted On 04 Apr 2019
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UNC: Prime Minister’s interview nothing but Government PR

“The Prime Minister spent two hours on a morning talk show in a desperate bid to repair his Government’s image and deflect attention from their failures.” This, according to Public Relations Officer of the United National Congress, Anita Haynes. “Instead of engaging in PR and...
Posted On 01 Apr 2019
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UNC slams Government’s failure to deal with crime

  The United National Congress is expressing alarm over the unabated continuation of murders and the increasing incidences of crime in the country which is causing distress for law-abiding citizens. Just look at the headlines of our daily newspapers in the last 24 hours....
Posted On 27 Mar 2019
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