UNC team to meet with EBC officials today

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UNC team to meet with EBC officials today

A United National Congress (UNC) delegation is scheduled to meet with senior officials of the Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC) today (Wednesday, May 1, 2024), to discuss several matters of national importance.

The meeting follows the UNC’s General Secretary, Peter Kanhai’s formal request to EBC Chairman, Mark Ramkerrysingh, on April 19, 2024, for an urgent meeting “for the purpose of discussing and seeking clarification on several issues of concern” to the party.

These include:
1. The EBC’s 2024 general elections boundaries report
2. Issues relating to special voting
3. EBC’s election day staffing qualification and training
4. Pending local government bye-elections
5. House to house survey & voter regularization and registration
6. Registration of Caricom nationals, Commonwealth nationals and non-Commonwealth nationals
7. Additions and deletions to the electoral list

The UNC delegation includes:
· MP Davendranath Tancoo – Chairman
· Mr. Peter Kanhai – General Secretary
· MP Saddam Hosein
· MP Khadijah Ameen
· Sen. Wade Mark
· Mr. Feeroze Khan
· Dr Tim Gopeesingh
· Mr. Vijay Gosyne
· Mr. Darryl Allahar

The meeting is scheduled for 10 am at the EBC’s head office in Port of Spain.