Friday 4 December, 2020

Watch: Date for UNC internal election announced

UNC Political Leader, Kamla Persad Bissessar

UNC Political Leader, Kamla Persad Bissessar

The United National Congress (UNC) will hold their internal election on Sunday, December 6, 2020.

The party’s election follows weeks of campaigning by Political Leader, Kamla Persad Bissessar.

The party’s membership will be allowed to vote in a brand new executive.

Nomination day for the election will be Sunday, November 15 at the party’s headquarters. Nomination papers will be available from Thursday.

Persad Bissessar said that the announcement is in keeping with the party’s constitution.

She also assured that the election will follow all relevant COVID-19 protocols.

Persad Bissessar will attempt to retain her position as Political Leader. However, former Transport Minister, Devant Maharaj could challenge her.

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