Minister in the office of the Prime Minister Roger Samuel is now on a prayer fast, as he considers his position in the People’s Partnership government.
Minister Samuel indicated one week ago, he was seriously considering resigning from government. The ministers prayer fast began at 6:00 Am this morning. It is a daily fast which will end at 6:00 Pm. The minister said it is a one week fast. The temple of the minister’s action is a righteous revolution.
Mr. Samuel, a pastor, is also the member of parliament for Arima. He won a congress of the people ticket. On a political platform in Chaguanas on Friday night interim leader of the Independent Liberal Party Jack Warner said members of the COP are not treated well within the partnership.
He said Mr. Samuel was one of them.
Mr. Warner called on the Prime Minister to do better. Mr. Samuel is to participate in a gathering of churches throughout the country fopr the seven days of his action.
In the Kamla Persad Bissessar government Mr. Samuel is the Minister with responsibility for HIV and AID’s issues in the government.