Tag: Aljunied GRC

PAP candidates at Aljunied: “We think we can do better”

Singapore—The candidates for the People’s Action Party (PAP) contesting in opposition stronghold Aljunied GRC said on Wednesday morning (July 1) that Aljunied is "not owned by one party” and that they “think we can do better.” Moreover, the candidates said that the issue that affects...

Is the PAP team at Aljunied a suicide squad? Netizens wonder why no minister in the lineup

Singapore—Has the People’s Action Party (PAP) given up on winning at Workers’ Party (WP) stronghold Aljunied GRC? Having seen this year’s lineup from the ruling party, netizens are wondering why a minister was not sent to anchor PAP’s slate. Moreover, others are voicing doubts...

WP at Aljunied GRC: “This GE, please give your sacred vote to the WP,” Sylvia Lim

Singapore—The Workers’ Party (WP) brought out its A-team to contest in its bailiwick, Aljunied GRC, which it has held for the past nine years. All five candidates have served in Parliament, with WP’s team headed by secretary-general Pritam Singh, party chairwoman Sylvia Lim, vice-chair Muhamad...

WP’s Low Thia Khiang out of ICU after head injury, netizens express support for his full recovery

The Workers' Party (WP) former Secretary-General Low Thia Khiang has now been transferred to the general ward after spending five days in the Intensive Care Unit. In a press release on Sunday (May 3), the WP announced that though he was conscious, Mr Low was...

Netizens criticise the “PAP-branded hand sanitiser” used by grassroots leader

Singapore – Netizens were quick to notice the PAP logo on a hand sanitiser used by a grassroots leader who was teaching a senior how to properly apply the solution as a safety precaution during the Covid-19 pandemic. On Wednesday (Mar 18), chairperson of the...

Netizens pledge to support WP despite attempts to recuse MPs from AHTC affairs

Netizens have pledged to support the Workers' Party (WP) and vote for them in the looming polls in the wake of the Government's latest statement that Aljunied GRC MPs Sylvia Lim and Low Thia Khiang should recuse themselves from Aljunied-Hougang Town Council's (AHTC) financial affairs. The...

“It’s not easy to keep trying to win the hearts and minds of people” – PAP Aljunied GRC candidate

Defeated People’s Action Party (PAP) candidate in Aljunied GRC Victor Lye Thiam Fatt said in a recent social media post it is "not easy to keep trying to win the hearts and minds" of people. Aljunied GRC is held by the Workers’ Party (WP). Even...