Guy Joseph: SLP trying to create unrest

Guy Joseph,  Saint Lucia’s Minister for Economic Development, Housing, Urban Renewal, Transport and Civil Aviation, has accused the opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) of trying to create unrest in the country.

Joseph made the accusation as a church service to mark the first anniversary of the ruling United Workers Party (UWP) victory at the polls got underway today.

“I think this is a special event not just for the United Workers Party but for the people of Saint Lucia,” the minister told reporters as he outlined achievements of the ruling party since taking office.

 

He recalled that the people of Saint Lucia gave the UWP an overwhelming mandate to run the affairs of state, while the labour party has been making a lot of noise and trying to create unrest.

“I must say that they continue to exhibit the traits of character associated with the labour party – instability, threats to people and all kinds of things,” the Castries South East MP said.

“I mean, this is our country and we should not take kindly to any former government or government minister threatening investors – the labour party is so well known for this,” Guy Joseph declared.

He said previously it was said that the SLP was going to write investors to dissuade them from coming to Saint Lucia.

According to Joseph, currently the SLP is making all kinds of allegations about investors.

“If the opposition has a problem with the government, deal with the government – do not bring in the investors and the people into this,” the minister stated.

“Investors do not bring themselves into a country and give themselves anything, so if there is a problem deal with the government,” Joseph observed.

He expressed the view that the labour party’s intention is to ensure that the current administration does not succeed in delivering to the people of Saint Lucia.

Joseph, responding to assertions that the UWP’s year in office has not been without controversy, including protests over the DSH project, noted that there will always be controversy in government.

“Once UWP is in office and SLP is in opposition you expect that,” he said.

 

 

 

36 Comments

  1. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 3:28 pm

    “I must say that they continue to exhibit the traits of character associated with the labour party – instability, threats to people and all kinds of things,” the Castries South East MP said……Guy Joseph, what exactly are you trying to say? Is that your label for SLP supporters? You should just keep your mouth shut because everything you say equates to garbage.

    1. Anonymous
      June 6, 2017 at 4:46 pm

      I couldn’t agree more. Guy is an embarrassment to the people of St. Lucia. St. Lucia is this the best we can do?

  2. humm
    June 6, 2017 at 3:29 pm

    So ture Guy.Thats their trait.

    1. SMH
      June 6, 2017 at 3:35 pm

      …and yours its seem, Lucian’s trying to dis-associate!!!The Parrots on the Quote Of Arms are well suited!!!

  3. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 3:45 pm

    As usual, Guy tries to paint himself and the UWP as the saints and the SLP as the devils. The facts speak for themselves. The UWP is destablizing itself because of the selfishness, greed and vindictiveness of Allen Chastanet and Guy Joseph. I don’t have to list all of it because it is plain and for everyone to see. Guy and Allen believe Saint Lucians will remain passive, quiet, docile people and they will never challenge the wrongdoings and dictatorial acts they engage in. They have a thing coming for them, even within their own party!

  4. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 4:09 pm

    As a concern citizen, I think minister Guy Joseph should refrain from making statements. He is really a disgrace to our nation. Please please please take a break Mr. Minister UWP and SLP should be a thing of the past.

    1. Anonymous
      June 6, 2017 at 5:36 pm

      Just as you are when your mother gave birth to you.

  5. 666
    June 6, 2017 at 4:11 pm

    I agree with Guy, Kenny is trying to create unrest cause he wants to be PM again. However, I do not like the deal with DHS.

  6. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 4:12 pm

    They will be in opposition for the next 20 years we the people will deal with them we the people has spoken and we spoken very loud as well and thats what is killing them and come next elections it gonna be even worst for them

  7. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 4:15 pm

    Guy u full of sheet and stop betting around the bush, u were asked to take back your statement.

  8. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 4:17 pm

    It’s 11_6 my people and they can turn and twist it’s 11_6

  9. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 4:24 pm

    SLP PWEE UH SAR and they have no shame whilst at it…. greneberg and all the rest lets start there and then move on to lambace UWP.. i am niether however it cant ne good for the goose and not for the gander. Lucians open your eyes.. fair is fair

    1. Anonymous
      June 7, 2017 at 1:56 pm

      learn how to spell then you can criticize the SLP until then take your a$$ to pre k

  10. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 4:32 pm

    I must say we really have idiot’s in in this country just devide 11-6 six idiots trying to sabotage the government .the gooroos. Hungary for power.

    1. Anonymous
      June 6, 2017 at 5:38 pm

      So true could not have said it better

      1. Anonymous
        June 8, 2017 at 2:21 pm

        Spell it better

    2. Anonymous
      June 6, 2017 at 9:47 pm

      You are the biggest one fool

  11. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 4:34 pm

    Seriously that party call UWP don’t know where to start, they are playing the blaming game and not focusing on what they have to do for the country, Guy as an adventist u have put the adventist people to shame because of how u have carry yourself as an adventist, u was supposed to be the salt but u are the devil advocate.

  12. anna-nichole
    June 6, 2017 at 5:05 pm

    Mama…rowrow even after uwp win. As a STRONG SLP supporter I say leave the ppl alone let them do their business and if it turns out bad then rub it in their face if that satisfies you and if it turns out as expected then congratulate them. Yes am against the dolphin park because I don’t believe in putting gods animals in jail. Its only been a year, so many things won’t be done in four years so wait till next election to try to vote them out but talking and causing drama won’t bring our Kenny back to the seat. And stop generalizing ppl every1 not the same. My certificate is pending with chtti that’s one thing I got out of uwp and mm lost her NICE job..ppl saying her contract ended yes everyone’s own ended so why did the renew sum ppls own ? That’s life can’t hate them 4 that

  13. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 5:14 pm

    Full of sheet he have to tell his wife stop writing speech for him

  14. Vibz
    June 6, 2017 at 5:22 pm

    The SLP has a right to engage in peaceful protests as often as they desire as St. Lucia is a democratic country. However, the UWP is in office for just about a year, how much do any reasonable person expect them to accomplish in such a short time frame? Let’s be fair-minded! The SLP bankrupted the country and completely lost their way. That’s the main reason they were voted out of office. The vast majority of St. Luciana gave the UWP a five (5) year mandate to try to turn things in a different trajectory. Give the new regime their due time and if they do not perform satisfactorily at the end of their term vote them out. This vociferous and vigorous anti-government campaign by the SLP after just demitting office is a complete charade even though they have the constitutional rights to do so. The new government at the same time must not ride roughshod over the people and should try to be more inclusive. Unity is strength, divisiveness leads to destruction.

  15. l
    June 6, 2017 at 6:27 pm

    Kindly stop focusing on the political parties and their members. Are they not all the same? Can any of them cast stones ? Are they not in the same societies? Is there accountability as a politician? Are politician immune from justice?.

  16. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 6:29 pm

    Well said.

  17. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 6:42 pm

    Hon guy joseph is the best

    1. Anonymous
      June 6, 2017 at 10:24 pm

      Best in tricking the Taiwanese to get their money. Best because he is minister of all ministries you name it he collects cheques for everything you can think of he is the best indeed.

  18. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 6:44 pm

    Guy you are nothing but a rat, your pocket is full and the poor people are suffering, god will deal with you

  19. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 8:02 pm

    We need a revolution to drive the chastanet administration and the du boulay capitalist. Ccrooks from st lucia

    1. Anonymous
      June 6, 2017 at 11:08 pm

      What have the Du Boulays done that is wrong? Just so you want to put a decent family in your roro? I wonder if your parents ever worked in the ice factory and the other businesses owned by the Du Boulays? When you run the Du Boulays out of St. Lucia will you include their children who are lawyers and who were born just a few years ago? By the way, what have the Chastanets done wrong? And what do you have against capitalists? All of a sudden, I feel like a perfect jackass to take you on with your silly comments.

      1. Anonymous
        June 7, 2017 at 8:21 am

        your last name must be du boulay…..masyai!

  20. Anonymous
    June 6, 2017 at 8:48 pm

    The Dubulays and chastanets has provided legitimate jobs for the people of this country and has help meany people of this country. Even find the campaign of some of the members of the SLP. Their parents have been in this country before we were brought as slaves in this country. We have right now equal opportunity to make something of ourself. We have meany rich black people in this country which will spend a cent to help with the development of this country. But all they do is cretisise the government

    1. Anonymous
      June 7, 2017 at 6:43 pm

      You don’t know who the Du’s and the Chas’s are when you find out it might be too late for all of us. LUCIAN WATCH YOUR LAND

  21. Anonymous
    June 7, 2017 at 12:57 am

    Kenny should do like them and invest his money in st lucia

    1. Anonymous
      June 8, 2017 at 2:24 pm

      Kenny is not a crook

  22. Anonymous
    June 7, 2017 at 9:56 am

    Guy really brave , you setting up your wife to make millions on stlucians head have you no shame?

  23. Anonymous
    June 7, 2017 at 2:59 pm

    What about the lambirds acadamy saga why is it granny E is not in prison Robert Lewis wife isn’t jailed as yet look how the have the little poor Indians to come down here Robb the of they entire families savings omg this slp is such a fraud smh

    1. Anonymous
      June 8, 2017 at 2:33 pm

      If you do your homework right you will know exactly who’s to blame and who should be in jail take the wax off your eyes you will see and the wax off your ears and you will hear. People like you are the reason we are in this situation today because you have no common sense just keep on repeating rubbish all the time.

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