Thursday 9 July, 2020

Former footballer David Nahkid is UNC’s Tunapuna candidate

David Nahkid, former footballer and the UNC's candidate for Tunapuna. (via Alchetron)

David Nahkid, former footballer and the UNC's candidate for Tunapuna. (via Alchetron)

David Nahkid will represent the United National Congress (UNC) in this year’s upcoming general elections. He will function as their candidate for Member of Parliament in the constituency of Tunapuna. 

According to Political Leader, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, Nahkid is a longtime supporter of the party and an avid believer of her leadership. She says he’s proven himself to be worthy of candidacy. 

“Our party believes in continuity and the inclusion of new faces who have the best interest of our nation at heart. Mr Nakhid has proven himself a person of high integrity, fierce patriotism and a deep desire to contribute towards the development of Trinidad and Tobago,” she said. 

Nahkid runs the David Nakhid International Academy. He previously served as the Chief Scout and Assistant Coach for the Trinidad and Tobago National World Cup Team. He holds a degree in International Relations and Economics. 

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