Tag: Goh Meng Seng

Goh Meng Seng wants Singlish to be Singapore’s second national language

People's Power Party (PPP) leader Goh Meng Seng has taken to Facebook to argue that Singlish should be made the nation's second national language. Mr Goh took to Facebook on Monday (July 27) to make a unique proposal. Before doing so, however, he brought up an...

PPP leader Goh Meng Seng’s manifesto focuses on MacPherson

Singapore -- People's Power Party founder Goh Meng Seng released his party's manifesto in a lengthy post on the official PPP Facebook page on Saturday (June 27). The party will be contesting only in MacPherson Single-Member Constituency, whose MP has been the People's Action Party's...

People’s Power Party announces its bid to contest in Macpherson SMC

As of 25 June 2020, the People's Power Party (PPP) has officially announced its bid to contest in Macpherson SMC against People's Action Party's (PAP) Tin Pei Ling. PPP secretary-general Mr Goh Meng Seng will be contesting on behalf of his party. Macpherson SMC was previously...

People’s Power Party’s Goh Meng Seng accuses ruling party of careless spending

People's Power Party founder Goh Meng Seng took to Facebook on the 22nd of June to express his sentiments on PAP's irresponsible spending with regards to the nation's fiscal budget. In a video, Mr Goh re-emphasized the longstanding opposition's point that we had a ruling...

Singapore’s looming GE: Opposition politician says an alliance is still the way to go

Singapore -- In an exclusive with The Independent Singapore (TISG), opposition  People's Power Party chief Goh Meng Seng says that he is convinced that a united opposition front was the way to go. His comments came after the Singapore Democratic Alliance (SDA) put on hold...

Goh Meng Seng: Second batch of “better and tested” Govt face masks not breathable

Singapore -- The second batch of Government face masks which were "supposed(ly) better and reportedly tested" are not breathable, according to opposition People's Power Party founder Goh Meng Seng. As part of the assistance the Government has given Singaporeans during the Covid-19 crisis, face mask distributions...

Netizens dissatisfied with Goh Meng Seng’s apology over wrongful hoarder accusation

People's Power Party leader Goh Meng Seng found himself in the hot seat recently for wrongfully accusing an outreach volunteer of being a hoarder. After Mr Goh issued a public apology on Facebook, however, netizens have expressed their dissatisfaction over the apology, seeing it...

Goh Meng Seng comments on Malay lady with 7 trolleys, discovers items were for charity

Singapore – Opposition People’s Power Party leader, Goh Meng Seng received backlash from netizens for a post which negatively highlighted the actions of a Malay woman checking out of a supermarket with seven trolleys. The items were for charity. On Sunday (April 5), Mr Goh...

PAP MP on why she wore mask during visit to block with coronavirus patient

Singapore -- A ruling party MP has responded to a Facebook post by an opposition politician that criticised her for wearing a mask during a visit to a block with one of Singapore's coronavirus patients. People's Power Party politician Goh Meng Seng had criticised Ms Cheng...

Opposition politicians query Govt stand that face masks are not needed unless one is ill

Opposition politicians Lim Tean and Goh Meng Seng have taken to social media to question and refute statements made by government organisations and People’s Action Party (PAP) politicians on the wearing of face masks. On Thursday (Jan 30), Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong said...