The leadership of the Democratic National Alliance has described 2018 as a disastrous year for the majority of residents.
In her New Year’s Day Joanne Massiah said notwithstanding the government’s repeated boasting of economic growth and low unemployment, people have become more “anxious, stressed, tense and fearful as a result of the moribund economy, escalating cost of living, rising unemployment, deteriorating infrastructure and corresponding social dislocations and disempowerment of the most vulnerable in our society.”
She said it has become more evident that
She described the government’s approach to development as “hit and miss” arguing that it must be rejected by the population “along with the tyrannical, autocratic and dictatorial
The DNA called on the Gaston Browne administration to re-order its priorities and to begin to put systems in place to address critical issues – foremost among them being comprehensive constitutional reform, reduction in the cost of living.
The party also called for “d