10 Apr '11, 8am

SPP unveils two candidates So SPP now no longer Single Politician Party. #sgelections

SPP unveils two candidates So SPP now no longer Single Politician Party. #sgelections

SINGAPORE: The Singapore People's Party (SPP) unveiled on Sunday two candidates who would join veteran opposition MP Chiam See Tong in fighting the ruling People's Action Party in Bishan-Toa Payoh Group Representation Constituency (GRC). One of them is 43-year-old Benjamin Pwee, a former government scholar and officer in the Administrative Service. Speaking to reporters in Mandarin and Cantonese, Mr Pwee said he grew up in Bishan and had joined his father in grassroots activities, so he knows the area well. He said he hopes to represent residents in his age group, as well as senior citizens. The other new candidate is 35-year-old Wilfred Leung, who was Mr Chiam's campaign manager in the last General Election. Mr Leung was a town councillor in Potong Pasir between 2006 and 2010. He said his experience in estate management will come in useful. Mr Leung is currently based in ...

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