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Video with PNM Party Group Member: UNC Calls on Young

IF the contents of a video circulating on social media featuring National Security Minister Stuart Young is true, then he must immediately resign or be fired. This is according to public relations officer of the United National Congress (UNC) Dr Kirk Meighoo who said the video demonstrated Young’s  unfairness and inequity in granting exemptions to citizens […]Read More

UNC Women: Legore Statements Disrespectful

  RECKLESS, disrespectful and demeaning are words used to describe the comments made by CNC3 Morning Brew talk show host Natalee Legore. Chairwoman of the Women’s Arm of the United National Congress (UNC) Kenya Charles in a statement on Friday said Legore “should stick to responsible journalism and hosting an informed programme.” The Women’s Arm joined […]Read More

Lezama-Lee Sing: CNC3 Host Has No Reason to Apologise

  CNC3 Morning Brew talk show host Natalee Legore has no reason to apologise to the opposition United National Congress (UNC). This is the view of the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the People’s National Movement (PNM) Laurel Lezama-Lee Sing. Her counterpart UNC PRO Dr Kirk Meighoo on Thursday called on Legore to apologise for […]Read More

UNC has New General Secretary, PRO

  THE United National Congress (UNC) has a new general secretary and public relations officer (PRO). On Monday, UNC’s political leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar announced the appointments during the party’s virtual meeting. Taking up their new roles are Peter Kanhai as the general secretary and Dr Kirk Meighoo as PRO. She thanked  Member of Parliament for Oropouche […]Read More

AZPNews Top 12 T&T Stories of 2020

  IT’S rarely an easy decision to rank the top news story in any given year. But this year the decision was easy, and here Editor-in-Chief Prior Beharry, a journalist with more than 24 years experience in the industry, ranks Covid-19 as hands-down the number one story of the year. The year 2020 was […]Read More

Vasant: Opposition UNC Silent on National Issues

“Yes they have issued a few mild and long-winded media releases, yes they have called a media conference which got a few column inches in the newspapers, and yes they have held a Monday Night Forum, which had 789 viewers, but we must ask yourselves is it enough to make the PNM uncomfortable? Is it […]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

PNM Leader Slams UNC Advertisement

  PRIME Minister Dr Keith Rowley is demanding an apology from Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bisessar for a political advertisement which he said was discriminating against all people of African descent in this country. General election is on Monday. Rowley said he was insulted by the ad that he claims is purposely encouraging racial division among […]Read More

Rowley: UNC Bribing Voters with Fridges, Stoves

    POLITICAL leader of the People’s National Movement PNM) Dr Keith Rowley has accused the United National Congress (UNC) of bribing voters. He made the allegation a second time at the Peoples’ National Movement’s virtual campaign meeting in Tunapuna on Wednesday night. It was first raised by him at a similar meeting in La […]Read More

Nafeesa Mohammed Quits the PNM

  FORMER deputy political leader and longstanding member of the People’s National Movement (PNM) Nafeesa Mohammed has resigned from the party. In a statement on Tuesday, she said, “It is with a sense  of deep regret but at the same time with a great sense of relief that I formally announce  my resignation  from the […]Read More