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Deyalsingh Wins St Joseph by 824 Votes

  By Prior Beharry THE recount in the St Joseph constituency is almost over. While all the ballot boxes have been counted, the count was continuing with the poll card boxes on Monday evening. The results after the recount were Terrence Deyalsingh of the People’s National Movement (PNM) 9,363 and Ahloy Hunt of the United […]Read More

President Waiting on Final Election Results

  THE ceremony to swear in the next Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago will take place at the President’s House under strict adherence to pandemic protocols. However, this will be done only after the President has received the final results of the general election from the Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC). This according to […]Read More

Only St Joseph Recount Going On

  ONLY the recount in the St Joseph constituency is currently taking place. Recounts were requested in five constituencies – San Fernando West, La Horquetta/Talparo, Tunapuna, St Joseph and Toco/Sangre Grande – by the United National Congress (UNC) following the general election on August 10. The preliminary results show the People’s National Movement (PNM) won […]Read More

EBC says It’s Upholding the Law, UNC Finding Faults

    By Sue-Ann Wayow THE United National Congress (UNC) continues to find fault with the election process even as recounts are being done for some constituencies as requested by the party. At a press conference on Saturday, defeated UNC’s candidate for St.Joseph  Ahloy Hunt said there were irregularities in the recount process which he […]Read More

UNC Attorney Tells Kamla Go

  By Prior Beharry ATTORNEY and United National Congress member Kelvin Ramkissoon is calling on his political leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar to step down. He told Persad-Bissessar this in a WhatsApp conversation, a screenshot of which has been circulating on social media. Ramkissoon was part of the campaign team and election agent of Ahloy Hunt who […]Read More

PNM Wins Popular Vote

  THE People’s National Movement (PNM) wins more votes than any other political party in the August 10 general elections in Trinidad and Tobago. And 58.04% of the electorate voted. In preliminary results released by the Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC) on Wednesday, the PNM received, 322,250 while the United National Congress (UNC) gained 309,188 […]Read More

Winning, Losing Candidates say Thanks

    By Pamela Ramcharan BOTH winning and losing candidates of the 2020 general elections have said thanks to their supporters on Facebook. UNC’s Arima candidate Flora Singh wrote, “A special thank you to my Campaign Team, Constituency Executive , Canvassers, my Family, and Friends. Thank you all for giving of your time, your talents, […]Read More

UNC Leader says Election Battle Too Close to Concede

    By Sue-Ann Wayow   POLITICAL leader of the United National Congress (UNC) Kamla Persad-Bissessar on Tuesday thanked citizens for their support in the 2020 general election although the party lost the election.   The political leader has not yet conceded defeat but is awaiting recount of five constituencies requested by the UNC.   […]Read More

Despite Election Results, UNC Still Backs Kamla

  By Sue-Ann Wayow THE United National Congress (UNC) continues to have full faith in its political leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar although the party has lost the general election 2020. In a press conference held on Tuesday in San Fernando, the party’s public relations officer Anita Haynes echoed Persad-Bissessar’s statement that the party has not yet […]Read More

Rowley Declares Victory for PNM

    By Pamela Ramcharan and Sue-Ann Wayow PEOPLE’S National Movement (PNM) political leader Dr Keith Rowley has declared victory for his party in the 2020 general elections. Celebrations at Balisier House. Video: Pamela Ramcharan Addressing the media and a handful of supporters at Balisier House in Port-of-Spain on Monday night, Rowley said, “So far […]Read More