No final decision as yet from the incumbent Chairman of the United National Congress, Khadijah Ameen, on whether or not she will contest the position at the party’s internal elections on December 5th.
On Sunday at a media briefing in Port of Spain , Caroni East Member of Parliament , Dr Tim Gopeesingh, said he will challenge for the chairmanship of the UNC.
He also announced his support for Oropouche MP, Dr Roodal Moonilal, for the leadership of the political party.
In a News Power Now interview this afternoon ms Ameen said she is still considering if she will seek re-election.
Ms Ameen also appealed for persons who are interested in contesting the internal elections to refrain from tarnishing the image of anyone and stay focus on the issues at hand.
Chairman of the United National Congress, Khadijah Ameen