The UNC’s candidate for the Diego Martin North East constituency, Eli Zakour, is threatening legal action against the PEP candidate for the seat, PEP political leader Phillip Edward Alexander.

The news was released in an official statement issued by the UNC’s constituency office, on Monday 3rd August 2020.

The full text of the statement, follows…

LEGAL ACTION TO BE TAKEN AGAINST MR PHILLIP EDWARD ALEXANDER

Today [Monday 3rd August 2020], the PEP candidate for Diego Martin North East, Mr Phillip Edward Alexander, gave a press conference during which several baseless and slanderous statements were made against Mr Eli Zakour, the UNC candidate for the same constituency.

In consultation with Mr Eli Zakour’s legal team, legal action will commence against Mr Phillip Edward Alexander forthwith.

A Pre-Action Protocol Letter will be issued and served on Mr Phillip Edward Alexander tomorrow, 4th August 2020, outlining proposed legal action for, inter alia, defamation.

Eve George
Communications Officer
Diego Martin North East Constituency