Head Communications Officer of the United National Congress, Anita Haynes is today shutting claims down that she has been screen for a seat for the General Elections.
A Facebook post making its rounds on social media suggests that Haynes has been screen for a seat in South Trinidad in Tabaquite.
IzzSo Media reached out to Ms. Haynes who said that while she is flattered by rumour, she has not been screened for the seat she put in her nominations papers for, as well as candidates have been named but screening has been stopped in light of COVID-19.
She said the safety of all citizens is of the most importance for the UNC at this present time.
Haynes also said that in light of the Coronavirus, the party before news of COVID-19, put together a team of qualified doctors to attend to the elderly in some communities who may be in need of medical care.
All of this she said is now being done online and via Facebook live streaming.