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Abolishing executive presidency is not a viable electoral strategy

A successful election campaign today would be one that leads the people on current issues rather than abolishing the executive presidency, argues Jehan Perera.

Pro-govt civil society criticises govt, accuses opposition of inciting violence

A group of civil society activists who were instrumental in bringing the current administration to power yesterday (21) criticised the United National Front (UNF)-led Government for its inability to prevent the Easter attacks, while also berating the main Opposition for its alleged role in inciting communal violence.