Chastanet says SLP has history of violence

Chastanet says SLP has history of violence

The leader of the opposition United Workers Party (UWP), Allen Chastanet, has declared that the only part with a history of violence in Saint Lucia is the ruling Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP).

Chastanet was responding to a renewed warning from National Security Minister, Victor La Corbiniere, that election violence will not be tolerated.

In sounding the warning, La Corbiniere had cited two incidents, including one some time ago at the Soufriere Bridge, as evidence that the UWP was inclined to misbehave.

However Chastanet told the Times that there is evidence to show that the person who was being violent during the Soufriere Bridge incident was the ruling party MP for the area, Harold Dalsan.

“In fact he had to be restrained,” the UWP leader recalled.

Chastanet expressed the opinion that the Minister of National Security ought to be more concerned about dealing with the affairs of the public and setting an example for the people of Saint Lucia.

According to him, the UWP will continue to lead the way to Saint Lucia’s recovery.

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12 Comments

  1. Lababad
    February 18, 2016 at 12:31 pm Reply

    LaCorbs foooo

  2. 1
    February 18, 2016 at 1:13 pm Reply

    Chastanet needs to be a man.
    Stop this ridiculous and childish “word throwing” tantrums.
    No one takes you seriously.
    You are sounding very unintelligent.

  3. Nick
    February 18, 2016 at 1:19 pm Reply

    He makes a lot of sense. The party is almost synonymous with violence and intimidation, etc

  4. 1
    February 18, 2016 at 2:07 pm Reply

    UWP is the most worthless and useless opposition party any country could ask for 🙁

    1. Anonymous
      February 18, 2016 at 3:41 pm Reply

      I second the motion!

      1. opps
        February 18, 2016 at 10:25 pm Reply

        SLP always have a more violent attitude. Remember ALVA we will take our country by any means necessary, Call Tim media terrorist at a public meeting.

  5. Penzol
    February 18, 2016 at 2:28 pm Reply

    LaCorbs forgot he pull gun on grave yard residents a few years ago lol

  6. Amen
    February 18, 2016 at 5:35 pm Reply

    Look who is talking about U.W.P. being violent – La Corbs.

    Don’t trust anyone who blinks incessantly and refuses to look straight into your face for more than a second, when talking to you!

  7. Kennymustgo
    February 18, 2016 at 7:03 pm Reply

    I agree…la corbs not putting his mind to his job everything is political….what about the rapes and murders why u not saying anything about it?why u only thing about election

  8. Justice
    February 20, 2016 at 3:17 am Reply

    How did Julian Hunte leave the SLP in 1996? What was allegedly held to him?
    Who said over my dead body Chastanet not becoming PM of ST. Lucia.
    All the unsolved murders and rapes not troubling La Corbs and that is what we paying him to deal with. Fix the police force and deal with IMPACS.
    Since he became minister he has not shown a crime fighting plan.
    He not ashamed. No Police Commissioner and no DPP and deputy DPP and he deh running behind Timothy poleon and Chastanet

  9. Anonymous
    February 20, 2016 at 4:59 am Reply

    Remember Ply wood city
    (WORD REMOVED BY ADMIN) being thrown in the boulevard
    la cobbs is a dec dec cant look straight

  10. Anonymous
    February 25, 2016 at 8:43 am Reply

    Could not agree more I think he is more than a dek dek he is a mouton. I trust that he will be out of there come election time. Smh never in my wildest dreams I expect Kenny to endorse La Corps a living dead. But then again ……mmmm

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